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The Geary St. Cemetery is one of the oldest cemeteries in Dartmouth. Veterans of the Battle of Waterloo are buried in the cemetery.

Departures: The Geary Street Cemetery Interactive Online Media Tour

Media artist Leola LeBlanc, in collaboration with local youth, created Departures: The Geary Street Cemetery Interactive Media Tour, an interactive on-line map and interactive walking tour of the Geary Street Cemetery that is accessible to youth and the public. The tour and map will be incorporated into curriculum created for Elementary, Junior High and High School students in collaboration with Alderney Landing’s Bluenose Ghosts Festival. (approx. 145 schools will be invited to participate)

The project has created an interactive map and tour filled with creative information relating to the historical significance of the Geary Street Cemetery.

Unfortunately, at this time the platform this tour was created on no longer exsists. We are looking into an alternative solution. Thank you for your patience.

Check out the video below to view the Geary St Cemetery coverage on Eastlink TV.

For more information please call
Lee Cripps
Fine Arts Program Director
(902) 461-4698 or email at: lee@alderneylanding.com

This project was funded by HRM Residency Initiative and Alderney Landing



 
 
 
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