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The Art of Dying: Reflections on Death in 19th Century America

Nineteenth century America was a time of profound cultural and social change, and nowhere was that more evident than in practices surrounding death. Attitudes toward death and the deceased shifted radically, especially in the period following the Civil War. Gather ‘round the virtual campfire with Lauren Gray from the Kansas State Archives to hear spooky stories of body snatching, live burials, embalming, and more - just in time for Halloween!

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