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Marengo Cemetery

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1875, later. Corner of US 6 and Iowa 82
  • Marengo Cemetery

In addition to a nineteenth-century monument to Civil War soldiers, the cemetery contains a large Egyptian-style mausoleum. The center of this building has been projected forward to form a pylonlike entrance. Within this pylon gate are two columns in antis; above, sculptured in stone, is the usual winged motif.

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David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim
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David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim, "Marengo Cemetery", [Marengo, Iowa], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/IA-01-CE332.

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