Fragments of a Broken Past

Fallen obelisk for 24-year-old Annie Comstock (1844-1868) and George E. Hale (unk-1897) in Bayside Cemetery off County Road 59, south of Clarkson University, in the Village of Potsdam, St. Lawrence County, New York. Bayside Cemetery overlooks Norwood Lake on the Raquette River. From previous photos, it looks like someone cleaned their memorial recently, revealing smooth, white marble.


About the author Michael Kleen

Michael Kleen is an author, raconteur, and occasional traveler. He has a M.A. in History and M.S. in Education. He enjoys studying military history, folklore, and philosophy.

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