Tag: 1820’s

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Lafayette did not dance in Cahaba, Alabama

Lafayette did not dance on his visit to Cahaba, Alabama Lafayette in Cahaba, Alabama by Jack Kytle (WPA Alabama Federal Writer's Project) Written in…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

UPDATED WITH PODCAST – Alabama threw parties for Lafayette [photographs] and Selma played a prank on the citizens of their town

General Lafayette General Lafayette, on his visit to America in 1824-25, spent the early days of April, 1825, in what is the State of…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

UPDATED WITH PODCAST -An early resident (ca.1829) of Mooresville, Alabama reflects on the town, its citizens and surroundings

RECOLLECTIONS OF CAROLINE LEADINGHAM Transcribed from The Alabama Historical Quarterly, Vol. 18, No. 03, Fall Issue 1956 -- Continued below Our home and the…

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Patron+ Gen. LaFayette Letters – On March 22nd, 1825 Thos. Farrar wrote a letter about Gen. LaFayette’s arrival

Patron+ Gen. LaFayette Letters - On March 22nd, 1825 Thos. Farrar wrote a letter about Gen. LaFayette's arrival Patron+ Member story Governor Israel Pickens…

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Patron+ Gen. LaFayette Letters – A letter from General Thomas Farrar about LaFayette’s written March 15, 1825

Patron+ Gen. LaFayette Letters - A letter from General Thomas Farrar about LaFayette's written March 15, 1825. Patron+ member story Governor Israel Pickens appointed…