Tag: 1800’s

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Patron + Newspaper interview with a former Slave of Franklin County who lived 107 Years

  (This was transcribed From the Franklin County Times, Alabama many years ago)   Editor Franklin County Times: What is there about the name…

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UPDATED WITH PODCAST -Exact details and people involved in the arrest of Vice-President in Washington County, Alabama

 The Arrest of Vice-President Aaron Burr in Alabama (The following story has been transcribed exactly as written (including spelling errors) from Albert J.…

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PATRON + Mrs. Stuart was taken almost lifeless as well as senseless, and was a captive until the day I carried her to your camp

This was a letter written to the Editor of the Columbus (Georgia) Sun on June 16, 1858, from General, Thomas S. Woodward about the recapture…

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The Federal Road was the state of Alabama’s first interstate – Do you know where it was? [map and picture]

The Federal Road was the state of Alabama's first interstate - Do you know where it was? [map and picture] SCROLL DOWN TO READ…