Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts & Humanities

Making History Public in Mobile

Making History Public in Mobile

Join us on Thursday, April 9 at 1:00 p.m. at the History Museum of Mobile to learn about publishing Alabama history from the staff of Alabama HeritageThe Alabama ReviewEncyclopedia of AlabamaNewSouth Books, and the University of Alabama Press. Anyone interested in publishing historical research is invited to attend this workshop. 

The workshop is sponsored by the Alabama Historical Association and the Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts & Humanities. Although there is no charge to attend, please register online at

Making History Public precedes the 2015 Annual Meeting of the Alabama Historical Association. The meeting includes several wonderful events: a book talk with award-winning writer Frye Gaillard; an overview of the siege and fall of Fort Blakely with Robert Bradley, on the 150th anniversary of that event; a banquet address by one of the nation's foremost Civil War historians,William J. Cooper, Jr., and tours of local historical sites. For more information, visit


old street scene with early automobiles

Dauphin Street, circa 1930, courtesy of History Museum of Mobile

Last Updated: August 09, 2017