PATRON + Did you know a senator from Alabama has a cross-country highway named after him? Here is why

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  1. Tallulah’s grandfather, I believe. She cane from a good Alabama family.

  2. Bankhead Tunnel in Mobile.

  3. Only about 600 miles of paved roads in Alabama by the 1930s.

  4. Wonderful. Story. There is a Bankhead Hwy in Weatherford TX. Never to old to Learn something new. Thank you

  5. Proud to be a descendant!!

  6. He was either Tallulah’s father or her uncle. One of the Bankhead Brothers was a U.S. Senator and the other was Speaker of the U.S. House of Representtives.