Oakdale Memorial Gardens

Oakdale Memorial Gardens, formerly Oakdale Cemetery, is located in east-central Davenport, Iowa, United States. It contains a section for the burial of pets called the Love of Animals Petland. In 2015, the cemetery was listed as an historic district on the National Register of Historic Places, and as a local landmark on the Davenport Register of Historic Properties.[3] It is also listed on the Network to Freedom, a National Park Service registry for sites associated with the Underground Railroad.[4]

Oakdale Memorial Gardens
Entrance Gates
Details
Established1856
Location
2501 Eastern Ave.
Davenport, Iowa
CountryUnited States
TypeIndependent
Owned byOakdale Memorial Gardens
Size78 acres (32 ha)
No. of gravesover 24,000
WebsiteOfficial website
Find a GraveOakdale Memorial Gardens
The Political GraveyardOakdale Memorial Gardens
Oakdale Cemetery Historic District
Coordinates41°32′48″N 90°32′57″W
ArchitectGeorge F. de la Roche
A. N. Carpenter
Clausen & Kruse
Israel Hall
Edward Hammatt
W. H. Kimball
Robert H. Nott
John W. Ross
Seth J. Temple
Nathaniel Tunnicliff
Philip Tunnicliff
Raymond C. Whitaker
Architectural styleArt Nouveau
Egyptian Revival
Gothic Revival
Modern
Neoclassical
Romanesque Revival
Richardsonian Romanesque
NRHP reference No.15000194[1]
Significant dates
Added to NRHPMay 5, 2015
Designated DRHPNovember 25, 2015[2]