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From: Jean Cuevas <>
Subject: Re: [ARIZARD] New Gravestone Project
Date: Sat, 24 Nov 2007 09:02:40 -0500
Sounds wonderful! Hope it is a big success!
At 10:01 PM 11/23/2007, you wrote:
>Greetings Arkansas Researchers,
>I wouldlike to invite you to check out the Arkansas Gravestone Photo Project
>and participate in its growth as it will only grow with everyone's
>The Arkansasgravestones.org is a wonderful tool to preserve the headstones
>of your ancestors. With the advent of time and weather and vandalism, our
>headstones are disappearing at an alarming rate. We need to work on
>preserving a digital image of our family stones as a fitting tribute to our
>ancestors. This site is an easy-to-use site that exists to make this
>preservation possible. Additionally there is no cost to the contributor or
>to anyone wanting to view the photos, hard to find in this day and age where
>everything costs something. Plus this is a great way to have a backup for
>all those photos you presently have. There are no annoying ads flashing,
>moving or popping.
>Particularly valuable are those very old headstone photos that you have in
>grandma's photo album. Scan them into your computer and add them to the site
>as they may be the only testament to your ancestors life. Share them with
>This is link for the Arkansasgravestones.org GPP
>Arkansasgravestones.org has just come on line. We are presently working to
>get it setup and we would invite you to check it out. Also, I am asking for
>your help, please add your photos to the site. Every county will have space.
>I am your Arkansas State coordinator and I am truly excited about being
>involved. If you need help in adding your pictures i will be glad to
>help....another great way to save a grave.
>If you have any questions, please feel free to email me at
> to respond to this message. Many of you know me for
>my SHARP research. Any one interested in hosting any of the counties i would
>like to hear from you. For you information there are 11 more states with the
>gravestones.org sites and more are being added.
>Thank you very much!
>Tootie Dennis aka Ira Sharp Dennis
>The following states are currently using a version of the Gravestone Photo
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