- Lake View Cemetery (Seattle)
Lake View Cemetery is a
cemeterylocated on Seattle, Washington, Capitol Hill just north of Volunteer Park. It is named for its view of Lake Washingtonto the east. It was founded in 1873as the Seattle MasonicCemetery.
Among those buried there are
Princess Angeline, daughter of Chief Seattle; Bruce and Brandon Lee; poet Denise Levertov; distinguished naval architect Eugene McAllaster, designer of the historic Seattle fireboat "Duwamish"; and Seattle pioneers David Swinson "Doc" Maynard, Asa Mercer, Henry Yesler, Arthur Denny, and other members of the Denny Party. Noted businessman and military officer Granville O. Hallerand his wife are interred in Lake View. In the northeast corner of the cemetery is the Nisei War Memorial Monument, dedicated in 1949to Japanese American veterans, some of whom are buried there.
Just north of the cemetery is the
1895Grand Army of the Republic Cemetery.
List of cemeteries
* [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=76890&CScn=Lake+View&CScntry=4&CSst=50& FindAGrave Lake View Cemetery]
* [http://rogue-publishing.com/McAllaster.html Biography of Eugene L. McAllaster] , designer of Seattle's historic fireboat "Duwamish".
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