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Interesting people around early Auburn, Alabama

Excerpt transcribed from The Alabama Historical Quarterly, Vol. 07, No. 03, Fall Issue EARLY HISTORY OF AUBURN By Mrs. Mary Reese Frazer (Through the…

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Interesting old photographs found from Opelika – Can you add more information?

While researching stories, I frequently run across many photographs of people, and groups (identified and unidentified) like the ones below which may be of interest…

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Auburn football was started by Dr. George Petrie [see his bicycle built for two in this vintage film]

Auburn officially began competing in intercollegiate football in 1892. The first Iron Bowl Game between the University of Alabama and Auburn took place at…

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Biography: Charles Abercrombie born ca.1742 – a Revolutionary War Soldier

CHARLES ABERCROMBIE BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1742-1819) Hancock County, Georgia Charles Abercrombie was a soldier of the American Revolution, and an early settler of Hancock…