Hamilton Lecture Explains Why Marcus Daly is Buried in New York
This Saturday’s lecture in the Daly Mansion Spring Lecture Series will center on Marcus Daly’s final resting place – Green Wood Cemetery in New York City.
The free speech April 13 will feature Don Erdman, a Daly Mansion volunteer and history researcher, who will show photos and talk about other famous gravesites at the New York cemetery.
The Daly Mausoleum is there in what is one of the oldest cemeteries in Brooklyn and Don will answer the question about why Mrs Margaret Daly had Marcus buried there.
The series continues next week, April 20, with Ellen Baumler’s ghostly topics, and concludes with the history of sheep in the Bitterroot April 27 with presenter Maureen “Mo” Lischke.
The series is in the Daly Mansion Trophy Room at 10 a.m. Saturday.