October 2018

The 1924 Parchment Scroll unearthed at Memorial Park, (Jacksonville, FL), surprises preservation and paper conservation experts by unveiling yet another, smaller Parchment Scroll with more names in calligraphy

October 4, 2018 Press Contact Michele Luthin 1 (917) 509-0054 mluthin@memparkjax.org   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The 1924 Parchment Scroll unearthed at Memorial Park, (Jacksonville, FL), surprises preservation and paper conservation experts by unveiling yet another, smaller Parchment
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VIDEO: 1,220 Names 1,220 Stories

On December 25, 1924, a scroll containing the names of 1,220 Florida soldiers who died in World War I was buried in a time capsule in front of the Spiritualized Life sculpture in Memorial Park in Jacksonville, Florida. On September 27, 2018, work began on the excavation and preservati
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Memorial Park Association will open the recently unearthed Lead Box Monday, October 1 at 9 am at the Archaeological Maritime Lab, St. Augustine Lighthouse

September 30, 2018 Press Contact: Michele Luthin 1 (917) 509-0054 mluthin@memparkjax.org   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Memorial Park, Florida’s World War One Memorial, will open the recently unearthed Lead Box found inside a Bronze Box, which contains a 1924 Scroll listing 1,220 name
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