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1884 & 1984: The History of the World’s Fair in New Orleans

Image by nestor.ferraro     New Orleans has been home to the World’s Fair twice, once in 1884 and then 100 years later in 1984. 1884 At the time, New Orleans was home to the Cotton Exchange and the Cotton … Continue reading

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A Short Glimpse of History: Alabama’s Job in the Civil War

Image by Tom Gill.   Alabama’s Job in the Civil War: A Short Look at the American Civil War Before delving deeper into Alabama’s function in the Civil War, let’s first have a look at a short history of what … Continue reading

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