Monthly Archives: November 2016

Angel of Death

Adam Edward Burkhardt April 26, 1845 – November 1917 Emma Amanda Erkenbrecher Burkhardt April 25, 1851 – September 23, 1916 Adam Edward Burkhardt, emigrated from Bavaria to Cincinnati, Ohio, where he founded a company that manufactured furs. Burkhardt was a … Continue reading

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The Temple of Athena

Many ancient classical designs are replicated in American graveyards, often in grand neoclassical mausoleums based on the designs of Greek and Roman temples.  The Greek temple, the Parthenon, is one such example that has been replicated. The temple atop the … Continue reading

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Procter and Gamble

William Procter (Born December 7, 1801 at Herefordshire, Herefordshire, England – Died at Cincinnati, Ohio April 4, 1884) James Gamble (Born April 3, 1803 at Enniskillen, Ireland – Died April 29, 1891, at Cincinnati, Ohio) The names Procter and Gamble are forever … Continue reading

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