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In Fond Remembrance

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Burns, Stanley B. Sleeping Beauty: memorial photography in America. Twelvetrees Press, 1990.

Curl, James Stevens. The Victorian celebration of death. Detroit: Partridge Press, 1972.

Harvey, John. Men in Black. Reaktion Books, 1996.

Mehaffey, Karen Rae. The after-life: mourning rituals and the mid-Victorians. Pipestone, MN: Laser Writers Pub., 1993.

Morgan, John Hill. Memento mori: mourning rings, memorial miniatures, and hair devices. New York: Magazine Antiques, 1930.

Pike, Martha V. And Janice Gray Armstrong, eds. A Time to Mourn; Expressions of grief in Nineteenth Century America. Stony Brook, NY: The Museums at Stony Brook, 1980.

Scantleburg, Cerena. Death, grief and ritual: an overview of American attitudes toward death. Oregon: Willamette University Undergraduate Research Grants Program, 1990.

Taylor, Lou. Mourning dress: a costume and social history. Boston: G. Allen and Unwin, 1983.