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Hillside Memorial Park Cemetery

 

Hillside Memorial Park Cemetery

Hillside Memorial Park and Mortuary
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Location Culver City, California
Country United States
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Type Jewish
Website Hillside Memorial Park and Mortuary
Find a Grave Hillside Memorial Park
The Political Graveyard Hillside Memorial Park and Mortuary

The Hillside Memorial Park and Mortuary is a Jewish cemetery located at 6001 West Centinela Avenue, in Culver City, California, USA. Many Jews from the entertainment industry are buried here. The cemetery is known for Al Jolson's elaborate tomb (designed by Los Angeles architect Paul Williams), a 75- foot-high domed monument atop a hill above a water cascade, all visible from the adjacent San Diego Freeway.[1][2]

Contents

  • Notable interments 1
  • See also 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4

Notable interments

Waterfall and Al Jolson monument at Hillside Memorial Park
Hall of Famer Hank Greenberg

See also

References

  1. ^ David Gebhard, Robert Winter, An Architectural Guidebook to Los Angeles (Gibbs Smith, rev. ed. 2003), ISBN 978-1586853082, p. 119. Excerpt available at Google Books.
  2. ^ Edmon J. Rodmon, "You ain't heard Kol Nidre yet", Washington Jewish Week, September 13, 2012  – via HighBeam Research (subscription required) .
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  5. ^ Victoria Talbot, 'Edith Flagg, Fashion Pioneer and Philanthropist, Dead at 94', The Beverly Hills Courier, August 22, 2014 Volume XXXXVIIII, Number 34, pp. 4;18 [1]
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  7. ^ http://www.armyarcherd.com/2007/05/tom_poston_fare.html
  8. ^ Elaine Woo, "Deborah Raffin dies at 59; actress was also a force in audio books", Los Angeles Times, November 21, 2012.
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External links

  • Hillside Memorial Park official website
  • U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Hillside Memorial Park
  • Hillside Memorial Park: Famous names at Find a Grave
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