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Patron

PATRON + Truck driving has come a long way since the days in this 1943 film

The amazing photographs in this film reveal the trucking industry in Montgomery, Alabama in 1943. The drivers had very different roads to traverse compared to…

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…