Wednesday, May 25, 2016

What did they mean by it

On the grounds of the Mammoth Cave national park are the cemeteries and many of the churches of the communities that were displaced to create the park. In fact the park is open 24/7 precisely because of those cemeteries and an agreement that they needed 24/7 access.

On of these is Little Hope Cemetery.

I assume the name came from a community or river called Little Hope. I wonder that they let the name stand, though.

A map at the Mammoth Cave visitor's center claimed that Little Rock Central High School is among sites under the aegis of the National Park Service. I didn't realized I'd gone to school in a park ...

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