In the News...
- *USA Students Dig into Past-Mobile Register 28 Jan 2001
[Univ of South Alabama work at Historic Blakeley Park]
*Climbing the Family Tree column by Eugenia Parker-Mobile Register 1 Feb
*History's Knot: For 100 Years, An Obstacle at the Center of
Government-Birmingham News 29 Jan 2001
[an entry in the paper's multi-part series of editorials about Alabama's
*Film's Story: Scholars Fled Nazis for South-Birmigham News 1 Feb 2001
[Describes a PBS program airing TONIGHT; Talladega College was one of the
black schools that offered faculty posts to these Jewish scholars]
APTV's For the Record: "Without Sanctuary" 31 Jan 2001
[last night's For the Record program included extensive interviews with
James Allen, author of the book "Without Sanctuary" that covers the visual
record of lynching in America...also interviewed was Richard Bailey, a
Montgomery historian of African-Americans in Alabama...this fascinating
program noted that Tuskeegee Institute holds one of the largest repositories
in the country of material related to lynching...this site includes links to
Mr. Allen's site and other lynching sites....
--aj wright // ajwright@...