Emily Ford, a New Orleans based restoration mason, cemetery preservationist and historian, will give a virtual presentation, “The Evolution of the Cemeteries in the River Parishes,” using Zoom on Tuesday, June 30, 2020 at 6:00 PM.
Ms. Ford has completed dozens of tomb, tablet and monument restorations in New Orleans and its environs. Her additional work includes research into historic craft and landscapes of historic New Orleans cemeteries, as well as the design and maintenance of a national cemetery vandalism database. Ms. Ford currently serves as the New Orleans superintendent of municipal cemeteries.
To register for this virtual Zoom presentation, call Gonzales (225) 647-3955, Dutchtown (225) 673-8699, Donaldsonville (225) 473-8052, or Galvez (225) 622-3955. Once registered, we will send you an email with meeting information for the scheduled session. To join the live session, you will need the Meeting Room ID from your email, or you can click on the direct link found in your email.