Hiawatha, Kansas: The Strange Grave of John Milburn Davis

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Mt. Hope Cemetery

Address:
E. Iowa, Hiawatha, KS
Directions:
Mt. Hope Cemetery. East of town, on the north side of E. Iowa about a half-mile east of US Hwy 73/159.
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The Strange Grave of John Milburn Davis
Ten life-size, Italian marble statues depict John M. Davis and his wife at various stages of their lives. Roadsideamerica.com Report...

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The Strange Grave of John Milburn Davis

Actually quite lovely. It's obvious this man loved his wife greatly and genuinely missed her after her death. Some statues are in need of repair. Unexpectedly touching!

[JB, 08/08/2019]

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