The following teaser is from an article posted at The Tennessean website:

FRANKLIN [Tennessee] — A pair of cemeteries in downtown Franklin will be placed on the National Register of Historic Places, officially designating the sites for preservation.

Franklin City Cemetery and Rest Haven Cemetery, located across North Margin Street from one another, both date back to the early 1800s.

The National Register of Historic Places is the country’s official list of cultural resources worthy of preservation, according to a statement from the Tennessee Historical Commission. It is this statewide body that administers the program here.

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