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Historic tombs in the Carrollton Cemetery, uptown in New Orleans that doubles as a tourist attraction.
Established in 1849, Carrollton Cemetery was originally divided into sections for 'colored' and 'white', the 'colored' section or 'potter's field' are mostly in ground graves subject to flooding.
New Orleans cemeteries are culturally significant and a draw for tourists.
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New Orleans Cemeteries
Historic tombs in the Carrollton Cemetery, uptown in  New Orleans that doubles as a tourist attraction.<br />
Established in 1849, Carrollton Cemetery was originally divided into sections for 'colored' and 'white', the 'colored' section or 'potter's field' are mostly in ground graves subject to flooding.<br />
New Orleans cemeteries are culturally significant and a draw for tourists.