Tag: Monroe County

Days Gone By - stories from the past

This is what life was like on a typical white tenant farm in Alabama

During the 1930s, Great Depression era, many writers were employed to interview people around the United States, so their experiences and life history could…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

[film & old pictures] Can you believe the Masonic building where the Marquis de Lafayette was hosted in 1825 is still standing?

Below is the monument about Lafayette's visit at Claiborne, Alabama in 1825 (Carol Highsmith 2010 Library of Congress) Words on the monument state: Piache, an Indian…