Mobile History Project 

Blog Topics 

Captain Benjamin Vincent 

Ketchum Fountain in Historic Bienville Square

John Wilkes Booth in Mobile 

Hurricane of 1906


Mayors of Mobile

Election Day Festivity


Old Bay Shell Road 

Snapshot: Mobile 1960 

Snapshot: Mobile 1973


Controlling Animals In The City


Historic Concerts in the Civic Center 

Five Days that Changed Mobile 

Historic Hurricanes in Mobile 

Rose Fountain at Bellingrath Gardens

Stops on the Dora Finley African-American Heritage Trail 

Historic Moments in Mobile Baseball

Election Days in Mobile

Oaks of Mobile 

What to See at Gulf Quest 

Captain Meaher

Captain Richards


Africa Town Development


Ghosts of Magnolia Cemetery 

Snapshot: Mobile 1839

Snapshot: Mobile 1906


What to See at the Oakleigh Historic Home

A Few Haunted Places in Mobile 

Lee Harvey Oswald in Mobile 

The Booth Family in Mobile 

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Other Blogs to Follow:


Mobile Dialogue

Connecting the lessons of the past with the goals of the future.

Mobile Mardi Gras Trail 

Presenting the documented history of Mobile's Mardi Gras tradition and the diverse community which inspired these unique customs and keep them even today, at the heart of the city's identity. 

Mobile's Historic Places 

Images and stories of historically significant places to visit in Mobile