Tag: 1870’s

News - from the past & the present

UPDATED WITH PODCAST Tuscumbia is out of debt, Alabama Governor has a toothache and a hog with horse feet

Alabama News from the past on April 30, 1874 Tuscumbia is out of debt, Alabama Governor has a toothache and a hog with horse…

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PATRON – Transcriptions of personals notes from around the State of Alabama in the 2nd edition of the Birmingham Iron Age Newspaper published February 19, 1874.

Patron Member story This article and more abstracts are available in the eBook ALABAMA GENEALOGY NOTES: Volume I- See Table of Contents below Transcribed…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

UPDATED WITH PODCAST – Madame Wooster cared for the sick in Birmingham & had a romance with John Wilkes Booth is honored at UAB

[The Lou Wooster Public Health Award at the University of Alabama in Birmingham School of Public Health is presented annually by the University of…

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PATRON – The University of Alabama was struggling to exist on February 12, 1874, when the first ed. of Birmingham Iron Age was published

Read about more events that happened on this date in ALABAMA GENEALOGY NOTES: Volume 1 at Amazon.com   The first edition of the Birmingham…

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PATRON – Transcribed excerpts from the Birmingham Iron Age published on March 19, 1874, about people and events

This Patron member article and more abstracts are available in the ebook ALABAMA GENEALOGY NOTES Volume I:   Transcribed excerpts from the Birmingham Iron…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

UPDATED WITH PODCAST -Actress Lillian Russell discovered the anguish of chigger bites in Alabama – funny story

Jackson Hotel at Blount Springs ca. 1900  Blount Springs - summer resort in rural setting “Blount Springs's mineral springs and rural setting made it…