By clicking on the plot number you can open the burial records of all the people buried in this mass grave.
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Welcome to The Hart Island Project.
Since 1980, 68,113 people have been buried in mass graves on Hart Island. The Traveling Cloud Museum is a collection of their stories.

Through this interactive map we invite you to explore the island with all its stories. By clicking on a plot number you can access records of individuals buried at that location. Each person has a clock measuring how long they have been buried on the island. You can stop their clock of anonymity and restore their history by adding a story to The Traveling Cloud Museum.



Plot numbers in red indicate that a person with AIDS has been identified at that location.

Find out more about Hart Island and the interactive map by watching this short video.

Plot 386

burial-record
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