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Help mark the birthplace of Weird - where author H.P. Lovecraft came into this world, bringing with him all the horrors of the cosmos.
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    Pledge US$ 5 or more About US$ 5

    The cuppa coffee...

    A small donation to help get this marker done.
    With our thanks for your kindness!

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    Pledge US$ 25 or more About US$ 25

    The big can of baked beans.

    We will send a digital version of the plaque and memorial square marker for you to enjoy, as sincere thanks for your kind support of our goal of properly commemorating the birthplace of Lovecraft. Additionally, we'll send you stickers and a bookmark version of the birthplace marker!

    These can be picked up at our store in Downtown Providence, or we will mail these to you, anywhere in the world, for $6 US / $16 international.

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    Pledge US$ 70 or more About US$ 70

    The deluxe pasta dinner, with snowdrifts of parmesan.

    For this very kind donation, we will give you high-quality print copies of both the birthplace marker and memorial square plaque, as well as all the previous goodies!

    These can be picked up at our store in Downtown Providence, or we will mail these to you, anywhere in the world, for $6 US / $16 international.

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    Pledge US$ 140 or more About US$ 140

    Coffee Ice Cream and Apple Pie!

    For this hugely generous donation, we will give you a small casting of the memorial square plaque, as well as all the previous rewards - with all included print artwork signed by the artist, Gage Prentiss.

    These can be picked up at our store in Providence, or we will mail these to you, anywhere in the world, for $10 US / $25 international.

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    Pledge US$ 250 or more About US$ 250

    Surf and Turf at the Turk's Head Club!

    This level includes all the above coolness, and a perfect facsimile of the marker, at half-scale, printed onto a thin sheet of metal.
    Additionally, we'd love to take you on a stroll of Lovecraft's old neighborhood, should you find yourself in the area - coffee's on us!
    Join the organizers, and the artist, for a personal tour of both the marker site and H.P. Lovecraft Memorial Square - and farther-flung sites.
    Also, join us as a special guest for the special "unveiling" party tentatively planned for March 15, if you can! (transportation to and from Providence not included, but we will help you plan..)

    Material items can be picked up at our store in downtown Providence, or we will mail these to you, anywhere in the world, for $10 US / $25 international.

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    Pledge US$ 3,000 or more About US$ 3,000

    Howie, Clark, Robert, Harry, Frank, and August paint the town red!

    INCREDIBLE! How could we ever thank you properly... well... we probably couldn't -- BUT we'll try. In addition to all previous rewards, we'd like to give you a one-off version of the H.P. Lovecraft Memorial Square plaque, made by the artist directly from the original mold, featuring the same details (inset stars representing the night's sky above Rlyeh on August 20, 1890, the words highlighted with industrial glow-in-the-dark paint, brass finish, etc), and a perfect copy of the metal birthplace plaque itself. Additionally, we'd like to invite you to come and spend a couple days with us in Providence, for the "unveiling" of the new sign - tentatively planned for March 15, 2016!
    You'll have to transport yourself here, but we'll gladly put you up at the historic Biltmore Hotel Room at the Biltmore for two nights, and make you Guest of honor at a small party for the ground breaking, etc. We'll also give you a deluxe tour of Lovecraft's Providence, and surrounding sites off the ancient track! (transportation to and from Providence not included, but we will help you plan...)

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