Monthly Archives: February 2011

Remember The Past To Preserve The Future

By | 2018-01-15T16:19:38+00:00 February 28th, 2011|Uncategorized|

After  our  Feb 21 blog  which reprinted the article by Grover Hall, one of our White House Association members  wrote to me: "I believe we must always study and reexamine our history, even if it is difficult. If we do not, we can easily [...]

The CSS Alabama Was A Grand Ship

By | 2018-01-15T16:19:39+00:00 February 23rd, 2011|Uncategorized|

A friend brought us a picture of the CSS Alabama last week which we are having framed and will proudly hang in our Relic Room. You may be interested to know that the ship was built in secrecy in 1862 [...]

Yancey Meets Davis One Hundred Fifty Years Ago Today

By | 2015-01-13T02:35:24+00:00 February 16th, 2011|Uncategorized|

Today is a significant one in our commemoration of the Sesquicentennial of the War Between the States, because this was the day (Feb. 16, 1861) that Jefferson Davis arrived in Montgomery after a grueling trip by rail. Because the railroad bridges were out on the [...]

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