Memorials: Carvers

Agosta, L. 1983

‘Speaking stones: New England grave carving and the emblematic tradition’, Markers 3, 47–70.

Ashcraft, M. 2004

‘Carving a path to freedom: the life and work of African American stonecarver Sebastian “Boss” Hammond’, Markers 21, 13-39.

Caulfield, E. 1991

‘Connecticut gravestones articles by Dr. Ernest J. Caulfield’, Markers 8, 1–338

Farber, J. (ed.) 1987

‘Stonecutters and their work’, Markers 4, 131–76.


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