Resources for Rosemary Cemetery Project

Rosemary Cemetery Aerial View
Aerial View of the Rosemary Cemetery 
Central Avenue is on the right
Pergola is in the center

These pages are just a beginning. You should not feel content that you know enough about Sarasota's history or archaeology. You should not even feel creeped-out enough. You are dying to know more (pun!!). I have listed a few websites and books that will get you into Sarasota's history and archaeology, and about historic archaeology in general.

Web Sites:
New College Homepage http://www.ncf.edu

New College Public Archaeology Lab http:www.ncf.edu/pal

Sarasota County Dept. of Historical Resoures https://www.scgov.net/history/pages/default.aspx

Society for Historical Archaeology http://www.sha.org/

National Register of Historic Places http://www.cr.nps.gov/nr/

Books:

Hardesty, Donald and Little, Barbara. 2000. Assessing Site Significance: A Guide for Archaeologists and Historians: AltaMira Press.

Neumann, Thomas and Sanford, Robert. 2001. Cultural Resources Archaeology: AltaMira Press.

Nylander,Jane and Viera Diana. 2000.  Windows on the Past: Four Centuries of New England Life: Little, Brown, and Company.

Works Cited in the research paper presented by Evan Haarbauer (presented in 'The City'):

Community Magazine. Rosemary Cemetery Collection. Sarasota County Historical Resources, Sarasota, FL.

Historical Society of Sarasota Co. Newsletter. Rosemary Cemetery Collection. Sarasota County Historical Resources, Sarasota, FL.

Invitation for the Rosemary Cemetery Workday. Rosemary Cemetery Collection. Sarasota County Historical Resources, Sarasota, FL.

Sarasota Herald-Tribune. Rosemary Cemetery Collection. Sarasota County Historical Resources, Sarasota, FL.

Sarasota Times. Rosemary Cemetery Collection. Sarasota County Historical Resources, Sarasota, FL

Thompson, Charyn. 1989 Florida’s Historic Cemeteries: A Preservation Handbook. Historic Tallahassee Preservation Board.

Works Cited in the research paper presented by Evan Haarbauer (presented in 'The Cemetery,' under 'Prominent figures buried in the Rosemary Cemetery):

Cemeteries of Sarasota County, Florida.

Higel, Louise K.  Scrap Book Obituaries.  v4 p523.

McElroy, Annie M.  But Your World and My World.

Meserve, Andrew. 1897.  A Complete General Directory of Manatee County, Florida.  Braidentown, FL

Sarasota Herald-Tribune (SHT). Obituaries. September 10, 1953. November 13, 1977. May 6, 1995   

Sarasota Times (ST). Obituaries. November 6, 1919. January 13, 1921.

Toale Brothers. The Toale Brothers Funeral Record.

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