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Alabama History/Culture in the News: 9-13 Nov & Bonus Material

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  • Amos J Wright
    Listings since July 2002: Alabama History & Culture in the News http://www.anes.uab.edu/alahistnews0.htm Listings prior to that date are in the Yahoo archives.
    Message 1 of 1 , Nov 16, 2006
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      Listings since July 2002:

      Alabama History & Culture in the News
      http://www.anes.uab.edu/alahistnews0.htm

      Listings prior to that date are in the Yahoo archives.

      alabamahistory archives at Yahoo:
      http://groups.yahoo.com/group/alabamahistory

      Materials in brackets are my additions. Items are listed more or less in
      reverse chronological order within each section. All links are working
      at the time I send this email and post them to the web page listing.
      Feel free to forward this email as desired....

      **THIS MONTH IN ALABAMA HISTORY
      http://www.archives.state.al.us/thisweek/month.html

      **activeculture.info [cultural events calendar for central Alabama]
      http://activeculture.info/index.asp

      **activeculture.info History Events
      http://tinyurl.com/hn3lf

      **activeculture.info Literature Events
      http://tinyurl.com/fnf5l

      AND NOW THE NEWS...

      Additional articles can often be found at Google, Topix or Yahoo news
      sites:

      http://news.google.com/
      http://www.topix.net/
      http://news.yahoo.com/

      Please note that many articles continue beyond the single web page I
      have linked here.

      COMING EVENTS*HISTORY**CULTURE**DEATHS*BONUS MATERIAL
       
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      **COMING EVENTS
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      **[no entries this issue]

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      **HISTORY
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      **98 fallen British, French soldiers remembered
      [during World War II flight training in Alabama]
      http://tinyurl.com/ycazmh
      Birmingham News 13 November 2006

      **[Jessie Mack] First black Homewood officer retires
      http://tinyurl.com/yymsaz
      Birmingham News 13 November 2006

      **Hartselle honors author son
      City renames library after William Bradford Huie 20 years after his
      death
      http://tinyurl.com/ykwf2a
      Decatur Daily 13 November 2006

      **Book of paintings by local artists shows Tuscaloosa landmarks
      http://tinyurl.com/ynznfw
      Tuscaloosa News 13 November 2006

      **Armies renew [Civil War] Armory action [at Tallassee]
      http://tinyurl.com/ybljuu
      Montgomery Advertiser 13 November 2006

      **Stiches in time
      To some families, tablecloths are more than fabric - they represent
      traditions and love
      http://tinyurl.com/y5omxs
      Birmingham News 12 November 2006

      **School shifts gears to tap new technology, opportunity
      [Tuskegee University]
      http://tinyurl.com/ygz2et
      Birmingham News 12 November 2006

      **Lost and found: Discovery of old photos spurs hunt for man who took
      them
      http://tinyurl.com/tkbf5
      Mobile Press-Register 12 November 2006

      **New wing includes more access to state history archives, galleries
      http://tinyurl.com/y8ltmv
      Birmingham News 12 November 2006

      **Mars Hill [Bible School] celebrates 60 years
      http://tinyurl.com/ynyrry
      Florence Times-Daily 13 November 2006

      **'Folk Pottery' has long, storied history in state
      [review of ALABAMA FOLK POTTERY. By Joey Brackner. University of Alabama
      Press, 352 pages, $60, hardcover]
      http://tinyurl.com/y7x69p
      Decatur Daily 12 November 2006

      **Montgomery Symphony Orchestra's history
      http://tinyurl.com/ycbs7l
      Montgomery Advertiser 12 November 2006

      **Women central to Montgomery Bus Boycott
      http://tinyurl.com/ybgjej
      Montgomery Advertiser 11 November 2006

      **Glencoe hosts veterans program, war memorial dedication
      http://tinyurl.com/yfqv7w
      Gadsden Times 11 November 2006

      **Tuskegee Airmen honored
      http://tinyurl.com/yxmcmn
      Macon [GA] Telegraph 11 November 2006

      **Jemison Park mansion will be 2007 ShowHouse
      [Donnachaidh-Roberts Estate, built in 1926]
      http://tinyurl.com/y6fcc2
      Birmingham News 11 November 2006

      **1989 November 11- The Civil Rights Memorial is dedicated in
      Montgomery, Alabama.
      FROM: Today in Black History
      http://listserv.icors.org/archives/Munirah.html

      **Military tourism sought for city
      [Veterans Day began in Birmingham in 1947]
      http://tinyurl.com/yyylox
      Birmingham News 10 November 2006

      **Reader responds to St. Stephens theft article
      http://tinyurl.com/yxhc6c
      South Alabamian 9 November 2006

      **Mobile County men plead guilty to stealing St. Stephens artifacts
      http://tinyurl.com/y5bxs3
      South Alabamian 19 October 2006
       
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      **CULTURE
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      **Art [of William Christenberry] evokes state's `dark side'
      http://tinyurl.com/y8rc7p
      Birmingham News 12 November 2006

      **Sports Artist [Daniel Moore] Sued for Mix of Crimson and Tide
      http://tinyurl.com/ua4nd
      New York Times 12 November 2006

      **Vietnam War hero and author honored [Harold G. Moore]
      http://tinyurl.com/yfhb4x
      Birmingham News 11 November 2006

      **Russian fest grows, showing tiny church remains vibrant [in Brookside]
      http://tinyurl.com/u45va
      Birmingham News 10 November 2006

      **`Muse of Fire' brings Shakespeare to Sloss Furnaces this weekend
      http://tinyurl.com/yeu94m
      Birmingham News 10 November 2006
       
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      **DEATHS
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      **Ex-bank leader Rex Morthland [of Selma] dies at age 94
      http://tinyurl.com/ylhj3j
      Montgomery Advertiser 12 November 2006

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      **BONUS MATERIAL
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      **Title: New Volume: Journal of Southern Religion
      Description: The editors of the Journal of Southern Religion are
      pleased to announce the ublication of the vol. IX, 2006 issue
      of the journal: http://jsr.fsu.edu/Volume9/Front9.htm TABLE OF
      CONTENTS SPECIAL FORUM “Re-reading Southern Religious
      Literature: A Roundtable Discussion on Jerry Falwell's Listen,..
      Contact: mtskay@...
      URL:  http://jsr.fsu.edu/Volume9/Front9.htm
      Announcement ID: 153616
      http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=153616
       
       
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      A.J. Wright, M.L.S.
      Associate Professor
      Director, Section on the History of Anesthesia

      Department of Anesthesiology Library
      University of Alabama at Birmingham
      619 19th Street South, JT965
      Birmingham AL 35249-6810

      (205) 975-0158
      (205) 975-5963 [fax]
      ajwright@...

      http://www.anes.uab.edu/libraryinformation.htm
       
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