News From Terre Haute, Indiana

September 19, 2013

Cemetery program Sept. 24 at Sullivan Library


News Release

---- — The Sullivan County Public Library will present Alexandra Bybee in a program entitled “Rest in Peace: Archaeology and Cemetery Relocations” at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the library at 100 S. Crowder St..

Bybee is the principal investigator with Cultural Resource Analysts Inc., a grave relocation and reinterment firm in Lexington, Ky.

She will describe the services of her company, which identifies cemetery locations and provides accurate accounts of graves through archaeological and geophysical surveys, along with archival research.

An analysis of human remains, artifacts, coffin hardware, clothing and personal effects from excavated graves is documented throughout the process.