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A former Congress Man rests here.. his head stone is truly awe inspiring.  

I am soo impressed with the art that lies in The Calvary Cemetery. 

A former Congress Man rests here.. his head stone is truly awe inspiring.  

I am soo impressed with the art that lies in The Calvary Cemetery. 

Both eerie and touching.. these children died during the cholera outbreak. and their parents had these headstones created.. the baby still had toys in her crib, while the older boy was dressed for church.   The detail was truly breath taking. 

Both eerie and touching.. these children died during the cholera outbreak. and their parents had these headstones created.. the baby still had toys in her crib, while the older boy was dressed for church.   The detail was truly breath taking. 

This headstone was next to this statue, with a slew of church goers and church clergy.. it touched me that these three couples had their own stone, while everyone else was squeezed into a long list. 

While we were killing time before heading to the airport, we stopped by Calgary Cemetery.

These are a few of the pictures I took.

As we rolled into Alton for the last night of vacation there was a sign that said “Lewis and Clark Historic Site” so I followed the arrows!

I now have had my feet on the beginning spot and the end spot of the Lewis and Clark Trail!

We stopped in Effingham (because I laughed like a twelve year old at the name) and was quite surprised to find this!

We stopped in Effingham (because I laughed like a twelve year old at the name) and was quite surprised to find this!