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Alabama History/Culture in the News: 19-31 December 2006 & 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 , Jan 4, 2007
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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. Web sites related to some articles often appear in the
      "Bonus Material" section.


      COMING EVENTS*HISTORY**CULTURE**DEATHS*BONUS MATERIAL


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      **COMING EVENTS
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      **HISTORY
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      **History's facts can't be purged
      [letter re: Rosa Parks Library & Museum controversy]
      http://tinyurl.com/tylhg
      Montgomery Advertiser 31 December 2006

      **Disputing World War II history
      Tuskegee Airmen claim of perfect record in question
      http://tinyurl.com/sfkv6
      Wilmington Morning Star {NC] 28 December 2006

      **Hank fans mourn loss of historic landmark
      [Oak Hill WV gas station where Williams died]
      http://tinyurl.com/ydpd79
      Fayette [WV] Tribune 27 December 2006

      ** Retiring UWA history professor [Joe Wilkins] enriched knowledge of
      Black Belt
      http://tinyurl.com/y4vcco
      Tuscaloosa News 26 December 2006

      ** Forgotten Trails: Historical birthdays remembered [etc]
      http://tinyurl.com/y7re8r
      Brewton Standard 25 December 2006

      **Tuskegee pilots' perfect war record disputed
      Some say planes were shot down
      http://tinyurl.com/ymcoho
      Boston Globe 25 December 2006

      **25 December: Singer and author Jimmy Buffett turns 60.

      ** The Muscle Shoals in 1818
      http://tinyurl.com/vuvyn
      Florence Times-Daily 24 December 2006

      ** Setting the record straight on the Tuskegee Airmen
      Two historians doubt the black pilots never lost a bomber to enemy fire.
      Some veterans call for more research.
      http://tinyurl.com/y7cvje
      Los Angeles Times 24 December 2006

      ** University dismissed from Parks [Library & Museum] law suit
      http://tinyurl.com/y7v6cr
      Troy Messenger 24 December 2006

      **Records checked to date don't settle Airmen debate
      http://tinyurl.com/yycxas
      Montgomery Advertiser 22 December 2006

      **More research needed on Tuskegee claim, airman says
      http://tinyurl.com/y6j3qt
      Air Force Times 19 December 2006


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      **CULTURE
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      **Doug Phillips takes a walk through 'Alabama Forests'
      [new book by host of "Discovering Alabama" on APTV]
      http://tinyurl.com/u2rts
      Tuscaloosa News 31 December 2006

      **The dirt on Courtney Cox
      Local sweetheart sheds good girl image for new drama series
      Birmingham News 31 December 2006 pp 1F, 4F

      **Words of comfort
      Poem written about toddler who drowned put to music for debut CD
      [reprinted from Tuscaloosa News]
      Birmingham News 28 December 2006

      **Alaska trip inspires book on dog sledder, friends
      ["Taku" co-authored by Karen Bell of Crestline]
      Birmingham News 25 December 2006 pp 1B, 3B


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      **DEATHS
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      **[no entries this issue]

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      **BONUS MATERIAL
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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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