Tag: Alabama State Capital

Days Gone By - stories from the past

Chandelier falls in Alabama Capital on its very first session – considered a bad omen of things to come

CHANDELIER FALLS IN ALABAMA CAPITAL by Hon. E. A. Powell The session of 1845 was the last session of the Legislature held at Tuskaloosa.…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

Remarkable story of Old St. Stephens by Mary Welsh born 1823 with picture of the steamboat she rode

Below is the Coast Guard cutter "Winona" and steamboat "Minnie Lee" transporting people from Mobile to attend the centennial celebration of the founding of…