Days Gone By - stories from the past

SUNDAY SOLILOQUY: The Encyclopedia Purchase and the Explosive Result

The Encyclopedia Purchase and the Explosive Result by Raymond E. Hall Somewhere along in the early 50s, my Uncle Carl decided to sell the…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

[vintage pics] This Alabama county was established, abolished and went through three name transitions

This Alabama county, the home of a prominent Alabamian was established, abolished and went through three name transitions. First known as Jones County Known…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

Do you know the name of the college in Alabama (still exists) that was once the leading college in the South?

Today, LaGrange College is a private, four-year liberal arts and sciences college, affiliated with the Methodist Church in LaGrange, Georgia. LaGrange College actually opened…

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Patron+ Simpson Manuscript – Names & details of the ordinance passed on January 11th to dissolve the union between Alabama and US

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Patron+ Arlington – the only antebellum house left in Birmingham has ties to the city’s founders. [photographs & film]

Patron+ member story Arlington in Birmingham, Jefferson County, Alabama is a wonderful example of Greek Revival architecture which dates back to the 1840s. It…

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DeKalb County, Alabama was created on January 9, 1836 – see names of many early citizens [films]

Nestled in the northeast, Alabama mountains, the beautiful county of DeKalb  has a rich and intriguing history filled with sadness, as well as 'boom…

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This appears to have been a grand wedding on January 5, 1900 according to the news

Westmoreland – Fowlkes Wedding Writeup From the Selma Morning Times, January 5, 1900 --------------------------------------------------- Beautiful Home Wedding Westmoreland-Fowlkes “O fortune, O happy day, When…