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1940s
blind woman employed at brookley, Greensboro daily news, october 25, 1942.jpg

Greensboro Daily News, October 25, 1942

national labor tribune, february 6, 1943 man at brookley last shot in wwi.jpg

National Labor Tribune, February 6, 1943

preparing for peacetime at brookley, huntsville times, october 23, 1945 .jpg
end of the war at brookley, huntsville times, october 23, 1945 .jpg

Huntsville Times, October 23, 1945

With the end of World War II came a retreat to home and community and with it, a focus on sports. Mobile's post-war prosperity played a large part in making largescale public projects possible. 

return of mobile bears, mobile journal, july 14, 1944 part 2.jpg
return of mobile bears, mobile journal, july 14, 1944.jpg

Mobile Journal, July 14, 1944

return of mobile bears, knoxville journal, july 15, 1944.jpg

Knoxville Journal, July 15, 1944

Mobile approves funding for Ladd stadium, dallas morning news, february 27, 1947.jpg

Dallas Morning News, February 27, 1947

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