Tag: Blount County


PATRON + Dr. Palmer’s Notes (1883-1884) about Alabama – Mooresville, Blount Springs

Transcribed from The Alabama Historical Quarterly, Vol. 22, No. 04 Winter Issue 1960 ALABAMA NOTES Made in 1883-1884 Description of Towns/Indian Mounds, Forts. Tuscaloosa,…

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…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

Story of the Death of Stooka – Brown’s Valley in Blount County, Alabama has a troubled past [pictures]

This story is an excerpt from the book Alabama Footprints: Immigrants Brown's Village is a Cherokee village founded about 1790 located on the west…