Woodlawn Cemetery (New York, N.Y.)

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Woodlawn Cemetery was founded in 1863 in the Bronx, New York, and today maintains one of the largest assemblages of above-ground mausolea in North America. Many notable figures in the worlds of commerce, literature, music, and politics are buried there.

From the description of Woodlawn Cemetery records, 1863-1999. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 271455774

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Hoyt Family. Hoyt family papers, 1855-1924. Columbia University in the City of New York, Bakhmeteff Archive
referencedIn Warren & Wetmore architectural drawings and photographs, 1889-1938 Columbia University. Avery Architecture and Fine Arts Library. Department of Drawings and Archives.
referencedIn Hoyt Family Papers, 1855-1924 Columbia University. Rare Book an Manuscript Library
referencedIn Map collection, 1863-1921. Lehman College Library, Leonard Lief Library
referencedIn Ely Jacques Kahn, Architects (Firm). William R. Rose Mausoleum [at] Woodlawn cemetery, Bronx, N.Y. [graphic] / Ely Jacques Kahn, Architects. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Woodlawn Cemetery (New York, N.Y.). Woodlawn Cemetery records, 1863-1999. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
Role Title Holding Repository
Relation Name
associatedWith Adams and Manning. corporateBody
associatedWith Adler's Monument and Granite Works. corporateBody
associatedWith Aitken, Robert, 1878-1949. person
associatedWith Albro, Lewis Colt. person
associatedWith American Monument Corp. corporateBody
associatedWith American Necropolis Monument Co. corporateBody
associatedWith Archipenko, Alexander, 1887-1964. person
associatedWith Benisch Bros. corporateBody
associatedWith Berg, Charles I., 1856-1926. person
associatedWith Bermel, Joseph. person
associatedWith Birge, Charles E., 1871-1942. person
associatedWith Blake, Theodore E., 1870-1949. person
associatedWith Bleser, August. person
associatedWith Bossom, Alfred C., 1881-1965. person
associatedWith Bosworth & Holden. corporateBody
associatedWith Bosworth, Welles, 1869-1966. person
associatedWith Buchman & Fox. corporateBody
associatedWith Cardo Bros. & Co. corporateBody
associatedWith Cardo, Thomas G. person
associatedWith Carrère & Hastings. corporateBody
associatedWith Caterson, Robert. person
associatedWith C. E. Tayntor & Co. corporateBody
associatedWith C. E. Tayntor Granite Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Clum, W. Edmon. person
associatedWith Cruikshank & Fraser. corporateBody
associatedWith Darrach, James M. Aerston, 1874-1912. person
associatedWith Davis Granite Co. corporateBody
associatedWith Davis, McGrath, & Kiessling. corporateBody
associatedWith Deacy, William Henry. person
associatedWith Delano & Aldrich. corporateBody
associatedWith Dodds Granite Co. corporateBody
associatedWith D'Oench & Yost. corporateBody
associatedWith Dominick De Nigris Inc. corporateBody
associatedWith Doolittle, Judson A., 1878-1940. person
associatedWith Eggers & Higgins. corporateBody
associatedWith Elliot Monument Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Ely Jacques Kahn, Architects (Firm) corporateBody
associatedWith Farnham, Sally James, 1869-1943. person
associatedWith Farrand, Beatrix, 1872-1959. person
associatedWith Farrington, Gould & Hoagland. corporateBody
associatedWith Fasolino Monuments Inc. corporateBody
associatedWith Ficken, H. Edwards. person
associatedWith Ford, Stewart & Oliver. corporateBody
associatedWith French, Daniel Chester, 1850-1931. person
associatedWith Geiffert, Alfred, 1890-1957. person
associatedWith General Bronze Corporation. corporateBody
associatedWith Geo. Brown & Co. corporateBody
associatedWith George B. Gardner & Son. corporateBody
associatedWith Gilbert, C. P. H. 1861-1952. person
associatedWith Harrison Granite Co. corporateBody
associatedWith Hausle, Frank. person
associatedWith Havender, Joseph. person
associatedWith Havender's Monumental Works. corporateBody
associatedWith Haveyer, Keith M. person
associatedWith Heins & LaFarge. corporateBody
associatedWith H. K. Keller Company. corporateBody
associatedWith H. K. Peacock Memorials, inc. corporateBody
associatedWith Hoffman, F. Burrall 1882-1980. person
associatedWith Hoffman & Prochazka. corporateBody
associatedWith Hooper, Parker Morse. person
associatedWith Howells, John Mead, 1868-1959. person
associatedWith Hoyt family. family
associatedWith Hoyt Family. family
associatedWith Hull, Washington. person
associatedWith Hunt & Hunt. corporateBody
associatedWith Huntington, Anna Hyatt, 1876-1973. person
associatedWith Hunt, Richard Morris, 1828-1895. person
associatedWith Inglis, James. person
associatedWith J.F. Manning Co., inc. corporateBody
associatedWith J.L. Wegenaar Co., inc. corporateBody
associatedWith John M. Gessler's Sons. corporateBody
associatedWith J. & R. Lamb Studios. corporateBody
associatedWith Lavery Granite Co., inc. corporateBody
associatedWith Lazzari & Barton Co. corporateBody
associatedWith Leland & Hall Co. corporateBody
associatedWith Levison, J. J. 1881-1961. person
associatedWith Lewis, Colt, Abro. corporateBody
associatedWith Little & O'Connor. corporateBody
associatedWith Lord & Hewlett. corporateBody
associatedWith Lutyens, Edwin Landseer, Sir, 1869-1944. person
associatedWith Manhattan Monument Co. corporateBody
associatedWith Marc Eidlitz & Son. corporateBody
associatedWith Marcotrigiano, Nicholas. person
associatedWith Mayers, Murray and Phillip, Bertram G. Goodhue Associates. corporateBody
associatedWith Mayers, Murray & Phillip. corporateBody
associatedWith McDonnell & Sons. corporateBody
associatedWith McKim, Mead & White. corporateBody
associatedWith McNeel Marble Co. corporateBody
associatedWith Mead, George L. person
associatedWith Milne & Chalmers, inc. corporateBody
associatedWith Mink & Eagers. corporateBody
associatedWith Moran, William Edgar. person
associatedWith Mosel, Joseph E. person
associatedWith Necarsulmer, Edward. person
associatedWith Necarsulmer & Lehlbach. corporateBody
associatedWith New England Granite Works. corporateBody
associatedWith Olmsted Brothers. corporateBody
associatedWith Partridge, William Ordway, 1861-1930. person
associatedWith Peabody & Stearns (Boston, Mass.) corporateBody
associatedWith Peabody, Wilson & Brown. corporateBody
associatedWith Peacock Memorials. corporateBody
associatedWith Peacock Memorial Studios. corporateBody
associatedWith Phillips, R. Stenner. person
associatedWith Piccirilli Brothers. corporateBody
associatedWith Platt, Charles A. 1861-1933. person
associatedWith Pope, John Russell, 1874-1937. person
associatedWith Presbrey-Coykendall Co. corporateBody
associatedWith Presbrey-Leland Company, inc. corporateBody
associatedWith Presbrey-Leland Studios. corporateBody
associatedWith Procházka, Ferdinand. person
associatedWith Putnam & Cox. corporateBody
associatedWith Renwick, Aspinwall & Owen. corporateBody
associatedWith Renwick, Aspinwall & Tucker. corporateBody
associatedWith Renwick, James, 1818-1895. person
associatedWith R. Guastavino Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Robert Catella & Co. corporateBody
associatedWith Rogers, James Gamble. person
associatedWith Ruddy, Stephen A. person
associatedWith Schoen, Eugene. person
associatedWith Shipman, Ellen. person
associatedWith Shire, Edward I. person
associatedWith Smith, Frederick L. person
associatedWith Smith, William Neil. person
associatedWith Stone, Gould, & Co. corporateBody
associatedWith Stone, Gould, & Farrington, inc. corporateBody
associatedWith Swartwout, R. E. person
associatedWith Taylor and Levi, Architects. corporateBody
associatedWith Tedeschi & Tedeschi Co. corporateBody
associatedWith Thomas Hastings and Theodore S. Blake. corporateBody
associatedWith Tiffany Studios. corporateBody
associatedWith Trowbridge & Livingston. corporateBody
associatedWith Tuthill, William Burnet, 1855-1929. person
associatedWith Underwood, Gilbert Stanley. person
associatedWith Vitale, Ferruccio, 1875-1933. person
associatedWith Walker & Gillette. corporateBody
associatedWith Ward, J. Robertson. person
associatedWith Warren & Wetmore. corporateBody
associatedWith Wegenaar, J. L. person
associatedWith Whitney, Gertrude Vanderbilt, 1875-1942. person
associatedWith Wills, Charles T. person
associatedWith York & Sawyer. corporateBody
associatedWith Zimmermann, Marie, 1879-1972. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
New York (State)--New York
Bronx (New York, N.Y.)
New York (N.Y.)
United States
Subject
Death--Social aspects
Landscape architecture--Designs and plans
Crematories
Burial--Social aspects
Celebrities
Marble
Cemeteries--Conservation and restoration
Cremation
Sepulchral monuments
Civil engineering
Burial laws
Burial--Economic aspects
Mausolea
Architecture--Designs and plans
Guastavino vaults
Cemeteries--History
Occupation
Activity

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Active 1863

Active 1999

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