Media Library

BOOKS:

‘Here I Lay My Burdens Down: A History of the Black Cemeteries of Richmond, Virginia’ Veronica Davis

Built by Blacks: African American Architecture and Neighborhoods in Richmond, VA Selden Richardson
ARTICLES:

Saving Evergreen, Style Weekly,  2002
Neglected cemetery being reclaimed Will Jones, Richmond Times Dispatch, November 08, 2009

“Cemetery for Richmond’s prominent blacks suffers” Michael Paul Williams, Richmond Times Dispatch March 2, 2007
“Let’s right sad state of cemeteries” Michael Paul Williams,  Richmond Times Dispatch August 1, 2009.

RESOOURCES:

DEEDS:

Evergreen Deed 1970

Evergreen Deed 1973

BURIAL RECORDS (after 1929)

Library of Virginia, Microfilm Reel 1247-1254

This data is being transcribed by hand to help locate unidentified areas in the cemetery.  If you would like to help please visit the volunteer link.

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