Historical Articles About Cremation

Resources Available At The Library Of Congress Web Site (updated periodically)

Would You Await The Judgment Day In Urn Or In Coffin?
[New-York Tribune (New York [N.Y.]) September 04, 1910]

Prejudice Against Cremation Is On The Decline
[The Washington times (Washington [D.C.]): November 13, 1904]

Cremation's Odd Phase
[The Suburban Citizen (Washington, D.C) April 20, 1901]

Joaquin Miller Has Built His Own Funeral Pyre
[The San Francisco Call (San Francisco [Calif.]), October 9, 1898]

Cremating The Dead: It is warmly advocated
[The Salt Lake Herald (Salt Lake City [Utah) May 20, 1894]

Cremation For The South
[The Daily Herald (Brownsville, Tex) March 11, 1893]

Desiccation and Cremation
[Manufacturer and builder / Volume 21, Issue 8, August 1889]
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The New York Cremation Society
[Manufacturer and builder / Volume 19, Issue 6, June 1887]
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Cremation and Christianity
[The North American review. / Volume 143, Issue 359, October 1886]
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Cremation in Boston
[Manufacturer and builder / Volume 16, Issue 8, August 1884]
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[Manufacturer and builder / Volume 16, Issue 7, July 1884]
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The Advantages of Cremation
[Manufacturer and builder / Volume 15, Issue 5, May 1883]
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Earth-burial and Cremation
[The North American review. / Volume 135, Issue 310, September 1882]
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Progress of Cremation
[Manufacturer and builder / Volume 13, Issue 11, November 1881]
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[Manufacturer and builder / Volume 12, Issue 9, September 1880]
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Objections against Cremation>
[Manufacturer and builder / Volume 6, Issue 6, June 1874]
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