Mobile History Project 




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05.19.21  Pirates and Slave Traders of Antebellum Mobile 

07.18.21 Summer Escape: Old Bay Shell Road 

07.25.21 Snapshot of Mobile: 1703

08.01.21  Snapshot of Mobile: 1973

08.08.21  The Port City  

08.15.21 Historic Festivities of Election Day 

08.22.21 Snapshot of Mobile: 1877

08.29.21 Mobile's Conflicted Memory of the Civil Rights Era 

09.05.21 Ghosts of Magnolia Cemetery 

09.12.21 Snapshot of Mobile: 1839

09.19.21 Snapshot of Mobile: 1877 

09.29.21 Snapshot of Mobile: 1906 

10.03.21 Snapshot of Mobile: 1930 - 1935

10.10.21 Snapshot of Mobile: 1945

10.17.21 Oakleigh Historic Home

10.31.21 Haunted Places in Mobile 

Woodie Thornton c. 1909 - 1911.jpg

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