A Monumental Day
History buffs gather for trek to Saratoga cemeteries June 29
July 3, 2019
On a bright Saturday morning, June 29, around 33 people interested in learning about the past gathered at the Saratoga museum for a trek to area burial places to soak up information about local cemeteries, those who populate them and those who have worked to restore and beautify them.
The trek, titled "From Boot Hill to Paradise", began with Saratoga Museum director Kim Givens introducing the host for the Saratoga Historical and Cultural Association sponsored journey, local historian Dick Perue.
Perue began his overview by stating that he would be telling stories about the cemeteries themse...