Mobile History Project 

BLOG SCHEDULE 

 

05.19.21  Pirates and Slave Traders of Antebellum Mobile 

 

05.26.21  Iconic Mobile...Vote for Mobile's Most Iconic Image! 


06.02.21   1839 : Snapshot of Mobile

06.09.21  Historic Bay Shell Road 

06.16.21 1906: Snapshot of Mobile

06.23.21  Rituals of Sickness and Death in Antebellum Mobile

 

06.16.21 1850: Snapshot of Mobile 

 

06.23.21 The Story Behind The Landing at Africa Town 

06.30.21 The Depth of Mobile Bay: At the Center of the City's History

 

07.07.21 Oaks of Mobile 
 

07.14.21 Animals in The City: Managing Dogs, Cows, and Other Animals in Old Mobile 

07.21.21 Early Moments in Mobile's Baseball History 

08.04.21 The Quandary of Race and the Creole Community in Antebellum Mobile 

08.11.21 Escaping Yellow Fever in Mobile & Those Who Stayed Behind 

08.18.21 The Yellow Fever Death Toll in Mobile 

08.25.21 The French Community of Spring Hill ​

09.01.21  The Legacy of Mobile's Lost Cause

09.08.21 Segregation and Mobile's Conflicted Memory of the Jim Crow Era 

09.15.21 The Legacy of Francois Diard: Memory, Myth and Civic Identity in Mobile

09.22.21  The Legacy of Joe Cain, Julian Rayford : Politics and Festivity in Mobile 

Mobile Dialogue 

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Dialogue & Debate 

Topics and Local Updates

05.21

Principles of Placemaking: Creating Community Spaces

05.28

What Happens When Culture is Underfunded 

06.04

Festivalization : Why it Works Here

06.11

Confederate Monument Debates 

06.18

City Election Candidates 

06.25

City Election Candidates Con't

 

07.02

The Mobile Budget

07.09

The Mobile Budget Con't