Old Live Oak Cemetery Alabama

Taken at Old Live Oak Cemetery, Selma, Alabama USA on .

Old Live Oak Cemetery in Selma, Alabama. Many Civil War soldiers are buried here but this photo shows the mausoleum of the 13th Vice President William Rufus King (1853, for about 6 weeks under President Pierce), a statue to Elodie B. Todd, half-sister of Mary Todd Lincoln, and the grave of Benjamin Sterling Turner (African-American Congressman from Alabama).

Photo courtesy of the Library of Congress, Carol M. Highsmith, photographer

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