4549ADAH: Don't Miss ArchiTreats this Thursday! Civil War Mobile
Jul 15, 2014
Alabama Department of Archives & History
Join Us for ArchiTreats!
Thursday, July 17th at Noon
at the Alabama Dept. of Archives & History
Civil War Mobile
Presented by Lonnie Burnett
During the Civil War, the city of Mobile played a pivotal role as a port city for the Confederacy. It was the last major port seized by Union forces after the Battle of Mobile Bay in August 1864. As the 150th anniversary of the battle approaches, join us as Dr. Burnett explores Mobile's political, social, and economic history during this tumultuous period. Learn how Mobilians reacted to the war and contributed to the war effort in vital ways.