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 Ask A Mortician

Ask A Mortician

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Oven Crypts of New Orleans

Oven tombs: quaint, affordable, reusable, and crawfish safe. Do you need more convincing, America? Thank you Patron deathlings, who make this all possible. The Co-op Funeral Home of People’s Memorial Find our podcast on iTunes: Find our podcast on Spotify: Find our podcast on Google Play: My two books!: My upcoming book: Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs? Coming 9/10/19 Order and other info: WHERE ELSE YOU CAN FIND ME Website: Twitter: Facebook: Instagram: CREDITS Mortician: Caitlin Doughty Producer & Writer: Louise Hung (@LouiseHung1) Editor & Graphics: Landis Blair (@landisblair) This video was largely informed by “The Cemeteries of New Orleans: A Cultural History” by Peter B. Dedek. Much of the information presented was made possible by Mr. Dedek’s excellent research. Thank you for your work! SELECTED ADDITIONAL READING* Historical New Orleans The Picayune’s Guide to New Orleans – Cemeteries “Sitting on a Tombstone”: An 1873 Chat with a Gravedigger in Lafayette No. 1 J.N.B. de Pouilly: Architect of New Orleans Cemeteries New Orleans Nostalgia Oak & Laurel Cemetery Preservation