New York’s 150-Year-Old Mummy

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When construction crews working in Queens, New York unearthed the remains of a woman clad in a white nightgown and knee-high socks in 2011, the body was so well preserved they nearly thought to call the police for fear she was a recent homicide victim. Her coffin, however, told a different story.

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New York’s 150-Year-Old Mummy

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