Get a glimpse into the customs and rituals of death in Victorian Britain and North America. Genealogists can thank the Victorians for the “cult of mourning” which generated a fantastic assortment of keepsakes, mementos, and paperwork. Discover how these materials and cultural attitudes toward grief can be researched with the help of modern tools and new resources. Pre-registration or walk-in registration accepted.
Hosted by the Oswegoland Heritage Association.