Early Gravestones in Southern Maine: The Genius of Bartlett by Ron Romano,James Blachowicz

By Ron Romano,James Blachowicz

The slate gravestones of southern Maine endure facts to the region�s interesting heritage, from shipwrecks and recognized wartime sea captains to numerous usual voters. grasp stone-cutter Bartlett Adams memorialized the tragedy and triumph of the zone in approximately thousand gravestones. learn the artistry of the headstones that mark the resting areas of 3 generations of an identical relatives who all went down with the schooner Charles, and realize the grief that Adams poured into the stones for his personal 3 youngsters. via deep and unique examine, writer and consultant Ron Romano narrates the early heritage of southern Maine and one man�s legacy, carved in stone.

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