PATRON – BIOGRAPHY: Mitchell B. Houghton 1855

This biography can be found in Biographies of Notable and Not-so-Notable Alabama Pioneers included in volume 4 MITCHELL B. HOUGHTON (1855-1925) BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY…

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BIOGRAPHY: William Henry Graves – a gentleman scholar born September 7, 1833

WILLIAM HENRY GRAVES: GENTLEMAN SCHOLAR BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1833-1931) By Robert R. Rea1 (Transcribed from The Alabama Historical Quarterly, Vol. 17, No. 01 &…


PATRON + On May 25 the first-night airplane flight in the world took place in Alabama [see the vintage film]

On May 25, 1910,  the first-ever night-time airplane flight was made at Orville Wright's flying school near Montgomery, Alabama. Glinting now and then in the moonlight…