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Cypress Lawn Memorial Park, Colma, California

Cypress Lawn Memorial Park, established by Hamden Holmes Noble in 1892, is a cemetery located in Colma, California, a place known as the "City of the Silent". It is the final resting site for several members of the celebrated Hearst family plus other prominent citizens from the greater San Francisco area.

Hitchcock's Films

Vertigo (1958)

Following the inquest into Madeleine's death, Scottie visits her grave.

The authors of "Footsteps in the Fog" identified the location used in Vertigo as being in section one of Cypress Lawn Memorial Park, Colma, San Mateo County.[1]

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Notes & References

  1. Footsteps in the Fog: Alfred Hitchcock's San Francisco (2002) by Jeff Kraft & Aaron Leventhal, page 144