Lore of the South

Kelly Crews

Where you'll find Southern lore, legends, odd histories, ghost stories, trivia and more. read less

E58 Tobacco Brides and Casket Girls
Jan 23 2023
E58 Tobacco Brides and Casket Girls
Join us for E58 about when the English and French powers that be decided the best way to tame the new world was by importing wives for the male settlers.  We talk about the Jamestown Tobacco Brides and the NOLA King's Daughters aka The Casket Girls.  Then stick around to the end for a Patreon preview.Follow us on social media, for show updates and pics to go along with each episode. Wanna get in touch or order a t-shirt? Email the show at loreofthesouth@gmail.comThink I forgot to mention the PBS/UK series Jamestown.  It was pretty good. Think it was filmed in Romania, but the location looks pretty spot on to the real Chesapeake Bay Area.  Oh and give the YouTube channel Jamestown Rediscovery a follow, they're always coming through with new artifacts and such https://www.youtube.com/@JamestownRediscoveryWant to help support the show? Check out our Patreon where you get at least one bonus episode a month, where producer Mike and I discuss a topic.  Can't swing Patreon?  Please be so kind as to leave a fie star review and a few kind words on Apple Podcast and Spotify.https://patreon.com/theloreofthesouth?utm_medium=clipboard_copy&utm_source=copyLink&utm_campaign=creatorshare_creator&utm_content=join_linkCitationsBranley, E. (2020, October 6). History of the casket girls in New Orleans. GoNOLA.com. Retrieved January 8, 2023, from https://gonola.com/things-to-do-in-new-orleans/history/the-casket-girls-wives-for-french-new-orleans The difference between Cajun & Creole. Visit Houma-Terrebonne, LA. (n.d.). Retrieved January 8, 2023, from https://explorehouma.com/about/cajun-vs-creole/ Google. (n.d.). Google search. Retrieved January 21, 2023, from https://www.google.com/search?client=safari&rls=en&q=ursuline%2Bnuns%2Bin%2Bnew%2Borleans&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8 History of Jamestown. Historic Jamestowne. (n.d.). Retrieved January 20, 2023, from https://historicjamestowne.org/history/history-of-jamestown/ Potter, J. (2019). The jamestown brides: The story of england's "maids for Virginia". Oxford University Press. Wikimedia Foundation. (2022, December 18). David Paulides. Wikipedia. Retrieved January 20, 2023, from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Paulides Wikimedia Foundation. (2022, November 15). Smoky (dog). Wikipedia. Retrieved January 20, 2023, from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Smoky_(dog) Womens History month: The casket girls. New Orleans Legendary Walking Tours. (2022, August 19). Retrieved January 8, 2023, from https://www.neworleanslegendarywalkingtours.com/blog/womens-history-month-the-casket-girls/
E56 Dreaming of a Weird Christmas
Dec 16 2022
E56 Dreaming of a Weird Christmas
Merry Christmas LotS'ers!!!!!   Join us for some amazing and weird Christmas traditions from around the world.  For those with littles, I do talk about the origins of Santa, but never denounce the jolly old guy.  I wanted to forewarn y'all just incase.  Happy Bday to us!!!  It's our second birthday y'all!Holiday shoutouts- Give Enocha Edenfield a follow.  She's a journalist, historian, tour guide and roller derby extraordinaire.  He gives frequent live tours on Tic Toc look her up and give a follow.Sydney Rose the Needle Woman- She is our second Patreon supporter!  She is also an amazing seamstress and costume designer as well as being a reenactor up in Savannah.  Give her a follow as well.  I love to see what she getting up to at the old fort she works at.Eerie Lights on Instagram is David Weatherly's page.  He's a well known author of countless books about cryptids.Lastly is another favorite of mine.  Monsters Among Us podcast.  If you haven't already please give them a listen and follow on social media.Follow us on all the social media. Leave a five star review where you can and take a peak at our patreon if you really love what you hear.  https://patreon.com/theloreofthesouth?utm_medium=clipboard_copy&utm_source=copyLink&utm_campaign=creatorshare_creator&utm_content=join_link CitationsAbramson, S. (2007, November 21). Why do christmas carolers walk around the neighborhood singing? HowStuffWorks. Retrieved December 2, 2022, from https://people.howstuffworks.com/culture-traditions/holidays-christmas/christmas-caroler1.htm Crocker, S. (2020, November 19). The untold truth of christmas witches. Grunge. Retrieved December 2, 2022, from https://www.grunge.com/282226/the-untold-truth-of-christmas-witches/ The eight strangest Christmas traditions on Earth: YHA Australia. The Eight Strangest Christmas Traditions on Earth | YHA Australia. (n.d.). Retrieved November 29, 2022, from https://www.yha.com.au/travel-and-tours/traveller-stories/the-eight-strangest-christmas-traditions-on-earth/ Magazine, S. (2016, December 19). Each christmas, Iceland's Yule Cat Takes Fashion Policing to the extreme. Smithsonian.com. Retrieved December 4, 2022, from https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/each-christmas-icelands-yule-cat-takes-fashion-policing-extreme-180961420/ Milligan, M. (2022, October 19). Original burial place of St Nicholas located by archaeologists. HeritageDaily. Retrieved November 30, 2022, from https://www.heritagedaily.com/2022/10/original-burial-place-of-st-nicholas-located-by-archaeologists/145022 Patterson, L. (2017, December 22). A Catalan log that Poops Nougats at Christmas. NPR. Retrieved December 6, 2022, from https://www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2017/12/22/572569325/caga-ti-a-catalan-log-that-poops-nougats-at-christmas Rosato, E. (2018, October 31). The lady lived once, but was buried twice. BBC News. Retrieved December 6, 2022, from https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-northern-ireland-46026619 Wikimedia Foundation. (2022, December 6). Christmas pickle. Wikipedia. Retrieved December 6, 2022, from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christmas_pickle
E55 Osceola
Nov 27 2022
E55 Osceola
Welcome to E55 Osceola. In honor of Native American History Month, we bring you  the story about one of FL's great Seminole leaders.Thanks to Chris for the promo spots.  Thank you Judy for becoming our very first Patreon Supporter!Be sure to follow the show on social media for show updates and for pics that go along with each episode.  If you really, really, really like the show support us on patreon at https://patreon.com/theloreofthesouth?utm_medium=clipboard_copy&utm_source=copyLink&utm_campaign=creatorshare_creator&utm_content=join_link for exclusive content.CitationsCann, R. D. (2022, November 3). King Charles III 'supports' princes in the tower investigation. Express.co.uk. Retrieved November 23, 2022, from https://www.express.co.uk/news/uk/1682819/king-charles-iii-princes-in-the-tower-investigation-richard-iii-spt Jim Robison of The Sentinel Staff. (2021, August 2). Surgeon overseeing Osceola's last days kept cranial... Orlando Sentinel. Retrieved November 24, 2022, from https://www.orlandosentinel.com/news/os-xpm-1994-07-17-9407150190-story.html Osceola. Omeka RSS. (n.d.). Retrieved November 13, 2022, from https://apps.lib.umich.edu/online-exhibits/exhibits/show/great-native-american-chiefs/group-of-native-american-chief/osceola U.S. Department of the Interior. (n.d.). Seminole incarceration. National Parks Service. Retrieved November 24, 2022, from https://www.nps.gov/casa/learn/historyculture/seminole-incarceration.htm Wikimedia Foundation. (2020, December 22). Frederick Weedon. Wikipedia. Retrieved November 24, 2022, from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frederick_Weedon Wikimedia Foundation. (2022, November 23). Thanksgiving (United States). Wikipedia. Retrieved November 23, 2022, from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thanksgiving_(United_States)
E53 Happy Halloween & the Horrid History of Fairytales
Oct 30 2022
E53 Happy Halloween & the Horrid History of Fairytales
Thank you for joining us on E53 Halloween Episode.  Hear about the odd origins of a few classic Fairytales and Nursery Rhymes.  And thanks to Doc Esing for permission to read out his children's story Dubois Jack the Pumpkin KingFollow us on social media for updates and pics to go along with each episode. You can contact the show at loreofthesouth@gmail.com. Consider being a supporter and check out our Patreon page, for bonus content https://patreon.com/theloreofthesouth?utm_medium=clipboard_copy&utm_source=copyLink&utm_campaign=creatorshare_creatorOf you can swing the Patreon please leave us a five star review and a few kind words and I'll be sure to read it out on the podcastCitationsCampbell, A. J. (2019, February 15). Legend: You'll see a ghost if you stand on this bridge at night. 11Alive.com. Retrieved October 28, 2022, from https://www.11alive.com/article/news/ghost-hunting-on-helen-georgias-haunted-bridge/85-5adbae43-5cb8-488a-a183-eff219c8454c Kiger, P. J. (2015, January 15). 10 fairy tales that are way darker than you realized as a kid. HowStuffWorks. Retrieved October 28, 2022, from https://people.howstuffworks.com/10-dark-fairy-tales.htm Lang, K. (2021, May 5). The true story behind beauty and the beast. HistoryvsHollywood.com. Retrieved October 28, 2022, from https://www.historyvshollywood.com/reelfaces/beauty-and-the-beast/ Lukošius, S. (2022, October 22). 30 random creepy facts to deprive somebody of sleep. Bored Panda. Retrieved October 23, 2022, from https://www.boredpanda.com/creepy-facts/?utm_source=google&utm_medium=organic&utm_campaign=organic Roller, S. (2021, October 22). The disturbing origins of Fairy tales. History Hit. Retrieved October 28, 2022, from https://www.historyhit.com/the-disturbing-origins-of-fairy-tales/ Serena, K. (2021, June 16). The bodies of dead climbers on Everest are serving as guideposts. All That's Interesting. Retrieved October 23, 2022, from https://allthatsinteresting.com/mount-everest-bodies Yen CabagYen Cabag is the Blog Writer of TCK Publishing. She is also a homeschooling mom. (2022, May 23). 8 dark nursery rhymes. TCK Publishing. Retrieved October 28, 2022, from https://www.tckpublishing.com/dark-nursery-rhymes/
E52 The Crossroads
Oct 16 2022
E52 The Crossroads
In today's episode we talk about crossroads and why they hold such a spooky place in history.  A place of punishment, a place for summoning and a place where a Delta Blues musician might sell his soul.  Look for us on social media FB, Instagram, TicTok & YouTube.  Leave us five stars where you can and maybe consider becoming a Patreon supporter https://patreon.com/theloreofthesouth?utm_medium=clipboard_copy&utm_source=copyLink&utm_campaign=creatorshare_creator Sweet Home Chicago https://youtu.be/gSJHPDLrXtMCrossroadshttps://youtu.be/bJ_7nYEpkBoCitations Beano. (2022, March 14). The 20 creepiest scary facts to spook your friends. Beano. Retrieved September 30, 2022, from https://www.beano.com/posts/scary-facts Magazine, S. (n.d.). A brief history of the haunted house. Smithsonian.com. Retrieved September 30, 2022, from https://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/history-haunted-house-180957008/ The Orton and Spooner Ghost house - Halloween. Historydraft. (n.d.). Retrieved September 30, 2022, from https://historydraft.com/story/history-of-halloween/the-orton-and-spooner-ghost-house/537/8639 Slaven, J. (2016, July 29). The crossroads: A liminal setting for occult and supernatural activities. Owlcation. Retrieved October 1, 2022, from https://owlcation.com/humanities/The-Crossroads-a-liminal-setting-for-occult-and-supernatural-activities Wikimedia Foundation. (2022, August 30). Crossroads (folklore). Wikipedia. Retrieved September 30, 2022, from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crossroads_(folklore) Wikimedia Foundation. (2022, September 23). Pope formosus. Wikipedia. Retrieved September 30, 2022, from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pope_Formosus
E50 Lore of the Trees
Aug 21 2022
E50 Lore of the Trees
This week's episode idea comes from Nichole from, TN.  Thanks Nichole!In E50 we talk about the lore of trees, love trees, bottle trees and the Two Trees of Athens.Follow us on social media for pics and updates about the show and you can email us loreofthesouth@gmail.com.  Interested in supporting the show further?  Look for The Lore of the South on Patreon.  CitationsBeaufort, E. (2020, August 26). Lowcountry Life: The legend of the bottle tree. Explore Beaufort SC. Retrieved August 14, 2022, from https://explorebeaufortsc.com/lowcountry-life-the-legend-of-the-bottle-tree/ Introduction. TSLA::"Tennessee Myths and Legends". (n.d.). Retrieved August 13, 2022, from https://sharetngov.tnsosfiles.com/tsla/exhibits/myth/index.htm Muckle, S. (2021, August 9). Plant folklore: Myths, magic, and superstition. Gardener's Path. Retrieved August 14, 2022, from https://gardenerspath.com/plants/plant-folklore/ Old senator: Tall tales of everlasting love in the ancient city. Flamingo Magazine. (2020, December 9). Retrieved August 14, 2022, from https://www.flamingomag.com/2020/12/07/old-senator-tall-tales-of-everlasting-love-in-the-ancient-city/ The origin of the Bottle Tree. Bottle Tree Origin | History Surrounding Glass Bottle Trees. (n.d.). Retrieved August 14, 2022, from https://glassbottletrees.com/store/origins.html Ripley's Believe It or Not! (2020, March 12). Growing together: The love trees of st. augustine. Ripley's Believe It or Not! Retrieved August 14, 2022, from https://www.ripleys.com/weird-news/st-augustine-love-trees/ Trees - myths and folklore. Trees - myths and folklore / RHS Campaign for School Gardening. (n.d.). Retrieved August 14, 2022, from https://schoolgardening.rhs.org.uk/Resources/Info-Sheet/Trees-myths-and-folklore Wikimedia Foundation. (2022, July 15). Attakullakulla. Wikipedia. Retrieved August 14, 2022, from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Attakullakulla
E47 Father of the US Calvary
Jun 26 2022
E47 Father of the US Calvary
Join us for E47 all about Casimir Pulaski, the father of the US Calvary.  Y'all excuse my awful attempt at a Polish accent in this episode.  Follow us on Social Media just search for Lore of the South, on FB, Instagram, YouTube and TicToc.  If you wanna get in touch you can email the show at loreofthesouth@gmail.com Also we have a brand new Patreon!  I'll have special episodes added over there shortly. So click the link and check out the sorts of bonuses you can receive by subscribing. https://www.patreon.com/theloreofthesouth?fan_landing=truecitationsBachu, S. (2019, July 30). Revolutionary War facts even American history buffs don't know. explorethearchive.com. Retrieved June 11, 2022, from https://explorethearchive.com/revolutionary-war-facts Ehoward. (2016, August 3). Weaponry: Lancers. HistoryNet. Retrieved June 12, 2022, from https://www.historynet.com/weaponry-lancers/ Episode 1: The 1779 battle of Savannah. YouTube. (2020, October 9). Retrieved June 11, 2022, from https://youtu.be/KgIuZ2VQh0I Magazine, S. (2019, April 9). Was the Revolutionary War hero Casimir Pulaski intersex? Smithsonian.com. Retrieved June 11, 2022, from https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/was-revolutionary-war-hero-casimir-pulaski-intersex-180971907/ Mervosh, S. (2019, April 7). Casimir Pulaski, Polish hero of the Revolutionary War, was most likely intersex, researchers say. The New York Times. Retrieved June 11, 2022, from https://www.nytimes.com/2019/04/07/science/casimir-pulaski-intersex.html Savannah under attack: Georgia stories. YouTube. (2019, November 18). Retrieved June 11, 2022, from https://youtu.be/yu5N1BJLrkY Wikimedia Foundation. (2022, May 15). Casimir Pulaski. Wikipedia. Retrieved June 5, 2022, from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Casimir_Pulaski
E46 Where oh Where Has Nell Gone
Jun 12 2022
E46 Where oh Where Has Nell Gone
Join us for E46 where we tell of the mysterious disappearance & death of young Nell Cropsey. this episode comes with a trigger warning.  Suicide, murder and death are discussed. Thank you Belle for the show suggestion, hope you like my take on the story.Please follow us on social media including Youtube and TicTok.If you have a show idea like Belle or just want to say hi please email the show at loreofthesouth@gmail.comWe've also started a patreon and your subscription could help take the show further.  First up is to upgrade our equipment so that I can do interviews and the like.  Maybe even be able to record on location.  Here's a link to our Patreon check it out and see the benefits of the three levels (I'm working on the first bonus episode now and is a humdinger)   https://www.patreon.com/theloreofthesouthcitations The ghost of Nell Cropsey. Island Life NC. (2021, October 5). Retrieved May 26, 2022, from https://islandlifenc.com/the-ghost-of-nell-cropsey/ North Carolina, U. S. (2021, July 15). 75 interesting facts about North Carolina you should know. Destguides. Retrieved June 4, 2022, from https://www.destguides.com/en/itineraries/united-states/north-carolina/interesting-facts-north-carolina Writer, P. N. S. (2021, October 9). Author: Wilcox wrongly convicted of Cropsey Murder. dailyadvance.com. Retrieved May 26, 2022, from https://www.dailyadvance.com/features/local/author-wilcox-wrongly-convicted-of-cropsey-murder/article_f17c6c23-f236-58fc-8a24-24b526b451df.html
E44 The Spooky Side of Paradise Old San Juan, Puerto Rico
May 29 2022
E44 The Spooky Side of Paradise Old San Juan, Puerto Rico
In E44 we head way down south when we explore the History of that little city on the edge of Ole San Juan, La Perla.  We also tell about some super natural occurrences, like El Chupacabra & the Crying Lady of Las Clabazas Bridge.  Like us and give us some five star reviews where you can!  Share the show with a friend. Follow us on social media.  Now on Youtube and TicToc!Despacito contains adult themes so beware https://youtu.be/kJQP7kiw5Fkcitations 8 creepy Puerto Rican urban legends: Her campus. Her Campus | HerCampus.com is the #1 global community for college women, written entirely by the nation's top college journalists from 380+ campus chapters around the world. (2021, October 23). Retrieved May 8, 2022, from https://www.hercampus.com/school/upr/8-creepy-puerto-rican-urban-legends/ Guest, L. (2018, October 30). Puerto Rican Spooky legends - popular urban legends. Medium. Retrieved May 1, 2022, from https://medium.com/@localguest/puerto-rican-spooky-legends-popular-urban-legends-5a9c81c34649 says:, D. C., says:, N., says:, K., & says:, S. (2022, February 27). 34 fun and interesting facts about Puerto Rico you probably didn't know. GloboTreks. Retrieved May 1, 2022, from https://www.globotreks.com/destinations/puerto-rico/fun-interesting-facts-about-puerto-rico/ Wikimedia Foundation. (2022, February 26). Chupacabra. Wikipedia. Retrieved May 8, 2022, from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chupacabra Wikimedia Foundation. (2022, March 18). La Perla, San Juan, Puerto Rico. Wikipedia. Retrieved May 16, 2022, from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/La_Perla,_San_Juan,_Puerto_Rico YouTube. (2020, December 28). Moca's vampire or Goat Sucker? (origin of El "Chupacabras"). YouTube. Retrieved May 8, 2022, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uMzZOHjEcWw
E42 Trouble with the Bermuda Triangle
May 1 2022
E42 Trouble with the Bermuda Triangle
Join us in our 42nd episode where we explore the mysterious happenings in the Bermuda Triangle.For a chance to win a LotS T-shirt stick around to the end of the show for details.Thanks to Monster's Among Us Group Page and the Crypto Den Mom herself, Added Lloyd for spotlighting us on this weeks (5/4/2022)  Wednesday Wares!  Make sure you give MAU a follow and let Derek and the crew know I sent you.If you want to get in touch you can do so via Facebook, instagram or by way of the show's email loreofthesouth@gmail.comCitations Colgate, D. (2018, March 2). Sailing trivia for Savvy Sailors. Offshore Sailing School - Official Site. Retrieved April 24, 2022, from https://www.offshoresailing.com/sailing-trivia-for-savvy-sailors/ History.com Editors. (2010, October 7). Bermuda Triangle. History.com. Retrieved April 24, 2022, from https://www.history.com/topics/folklore/bermuda-triangle Joseph, B. (n.d.). Did Christopher Columbus discover the New World? Indigenous Corporate Training Inc. Retrieved April 24, 2022, from https://www.ictinc.ca/blog/did-christopher-columbus-discover-the-new-world UKTV. (2015, July 30). The five other triangles as spooky as the Bermuda Triangle: Yesterday's articles: Yesterday Channel. Yesterday's Articles | Yesterday Channel. Retrieved April 24, 2022, from https://yesterday.uktv.co.uk/blogs/article/other-bermuda-triangles/ Wikimedia Foundation. (2022, April 3). Bermuda Triangle. Wikipedia. Retrieved April 24, 2022, from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bermuda_Triangle Wikimedia Foundation. (2022, February 20). Sea venture. Wikipedia. Retrieved April 24, 2022, from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sea_Venture
E41 Old Time Medical Terminology
Apr 21 2022
E41 Old Time Medical Terminology
Welcome to E41, where we talk about the old and sometimes creative, sometimes offensive terms for illnesses.  Listener beware this one gets kinda gross! Please leave us a 5 star review on Apple, Spotify and anywhere that takes reviews.  Also share us with a friend or two.We're going to Puerto Rico!  If you've been please share your recommendations either on social media or email the show at loreofthesouth@gmail.comcitations Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2021, December 16). Dengue vaccine: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices, United States, 2021. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Retrieved April 16, 2022, from https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/70/rr/rr7006a1.htm Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2021, September 23). About dengue: What you need to know. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Retrieved April 16, 2022, from https://www.cdc.gov/dengue/about/index.html Dengue vaccine. Dengue Vaccine - an overview | ScienceDirect Topics. (n.d.). Retrieved April 16, 2022, from https://www.sciencedirect.com/topics/immunology-and-microbiology/dengue-vaccine Editorial TeamAugust 18, 2021. (n.d.). Malaria risk & sickle cell. Sickle. Retrieved April 17, 2022, from https://sickle-cell.com/clinical/malaria Hogg, P. (2021, June 21). The top 10 medical advances in history. Proclinical.com. Retrieved April 14, 2022, from https://www.proclinical.com/blogs/2021-6/the-top-10-medical-advances-in-history Old diseases found on death certificates. (n.d.). Retrieved April 14, 2022, from http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ar/county/greene/olddiseases1.htm Torrey, T. (2021, March 11). From dropsy to the grip: Modern terms for outdated diagnoses. Verywell Health. Retrieved April 10, 2022, from https://www.verywellhealth.com/outdated-disease-names-2615295 Wikimedia Foundation. (2021, December 2). List of deprecated terms for diseases. Wikipedia. Retrieved April 10, 2022, from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_deprecated_terms_for_diseases Wikimedia Foundation. (2022, April 12). Malaria. Wikipedia. Retrieved April 17, 2022, from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Malaria World's first dengue vaccine originated from SLU Research. SLU. (n.d.). Retrieved April 16, 2022, from https://www.slu.edu/news/2015/december/dengue-vaccine.php
E40 Angel Glow of Shiloh
Apr 3 2022
E40 Angel Glow of Shiloh
In E40 we talk about the mysterious glow that settled over some of the fallen soldiers at the battle of Shiloh.  That seemingly saved the lives of hundreds of the wounded.Looking for some family fun in North FL?  Check out Break the Code escape rooms, arcade and GellyBall course. https://breakthecodelakecity.com/. Tell them you heard about them from Kelly at Lore of the SouthCitations Civil War soldiers and the mystery of the glowing wounds: Tunnel Hill Heritage Center and Museum. Tunnel Hill Heritage Center and Museum | Come Experience History With Us. (2021, January 29). Retrieved March 19, 2022, from https://www.civilwarrailroadtunnel.com/2021/01/29/civil-war-soldiers-and-the-mystery-of-the-glowing-wounds/ Dunhill, J. (2021, August 20). Angels glow: Why did some Civil War soldiers glow as they lay dying? IFLScience. Retrieved March 19, 2022, from https://www.iflscience.com/plants-and-animals/angels-glow-why-did-some-civil-war-soldiers-glow-as-they-lay-dying/ Geggel, L. (2022, March 17). 14th-century sarcophagus found at fire-ravaged Notre Dame Cathedral. LiveScience. Retrieved March 19, 2022, from https://www.livescience.com/sarcophagus-found-notre-dame-cathedral Soniak, M. (2012, April 5). Why some Civil War soldiers glowed in the dark. Mental Floss. Retrieved March 19, 2022, from https://www.mentalfloss.com/article/30380/why-some-civil-war-soldiers-glowed-dark Tennessee. Awesome America header. (n.d.). Retrieved March 19, 2022, from https://awesomeamerica.com/tennessee/