Journey Proud

Grave Shelters

Season 4 Episode 4 | 26m 42s Video has closed captioning.

Grave Shelters or “Grave Houses” are wooden structures that have been built over burials in southern cemeteries for some two hundred years. Journey Proud welcomes cultural geographer Dr. Greg Jeane as we visit examples of the Alabama grave house and meet the people who are saving them for the future.

Aired: 04/23/17

Rating: NR

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