Cities of the Dead – Historic New Orleans Cemeteries
A 112-page hardcover pictorial, in handy 7 x 6 format, with 101 color photos of above-ground graves and monuments in 11 New Orleans cemeteries. Brief texts describe the history and distinguishing characteristics of each cemetery. Complete with index, map locating the featured cemeteries, and timeline of significant dates in New Orleans history.
Jennie N. Robinson, APRN, has been writing since she was a teenager, beginning with poetry. A resident of the New Orleans area, her career in the healthcare industry began as a hospice worker. Today, she is a nurse practitioner engaged in family medicine. She continues to write poetry and is fascinated by the history of New Orleans that is reflected in its cemeteries. About the Photographer: Carl D. Robinson, M.D., is a semi-retired pediatrician and describes himself as a semi-professional photographer. A resident of the New Orleans area, he has been active in photography since 2004, continuously upgrading his skills through workshops, seminars and lots of practice. He enjoys recording scenes in nature, landscapes and one of his favorite subjects New Orleans cemeteries.