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PATRON + Dexter Avenue – history and posterity – written 1942

DEXTER AVENUE Being remarks made at the Dedication of a marker placed by the Sophies Bibb Chapter, United Daughters of the Confederacy. April 26,…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

UPDATED WITH PODCAST -I’m amazed at what this woman accomplished, alone in the wilds of Alabama in 1792!

  Milly of Montgomery This story is an excerpt from the book ALABAMA FOOTPRINTS Exploration: Lost & Forgotten Stories (Volume 1)  Story continued…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

Found! An amazing film of 1914 Montgomery was recovered from the Alabama state treasurer’s vault

Early film of Montgomery in 1914 was discovered in the Alabama State Treasurer's vault. Thankfully, it was turned over to the Alabama Department of Archives and…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

Jeremiah Austill (b. 1794) tells where he settled in Alabama and of relationship with the Native Americans

Jeremiah Austill ((1793- 1881) was one of the participants of the famous Canoe Fight that took place in Alabama in 1813. We hear his…

Days Gone By - stories from the pastGenealogy Information

A description and settlers of Old Alabama Town – later Montgomery, Alabama

EARLY TIMES IN THE VICINITY OF THE PRESENT CITY OF MONTGOMERY.1 By William Stokes Wyman, LL. D.,2  University of Alabama Part II The Old Alabama Town Col. Hawkins, in…