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Mausoleum at St. John's Cemetery in San Mateo, California

This photo was taken in November 2009 and features the Bowie Mausoleum at St. John's Cemetery in San Mateo, California.

Henry Pike Bowie and his first wife, Agnes Howard, are interred in bronze caskets within this mausoleum. Agnes died in 1893, and Henry died in 1921 (at the age of 72). Henry Pike Bowie was an American lawyer, artist, author, Japanologist and diplomat. He was the co-founder of the Japan Society of Northern California, along with Stanford University's president, David Starr Jordan.

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