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PRESS RELEASES    ARCHIVED PRESS RELEASES   NEWS AND ANOUNCEMENTS

 

December 8, 2011 -- Book signing and talk: Carolina Planters on the Alabama Frontier: The Spencer-Robeson-McKenzie Family Papers, by Edward Pattillo

 

December 15, 2011 ArchiTreats: "Southern Music of the Civil War Era," by 33rd Alabama Campfire Players

 

November 3, 2011 -- Film screening of "The Jefferson County Sound: Alabama’s Black Gospel Quartets" by Robert Clem

 

November 17, 2011 -- ArchiTreats: "The Civil Rights World in Alabama, 1961-1962," by Fred D.Gray

 

October 13, 2011 -- Book signing and talk: "Keeping the Faith: Ordinary People, Extraordinary Lives," by Wayne Flynt

 

October 6, 2011 -- Book signing and talk: "My Work Is That of Conservation: An Environmental Biography of George Washington Carver," by Mark Hersey

 

October 20, 2011 -- ArchiTreats: "The Legacy of Alabama African American Gospel Quartets," by Doug Seroff

 

September 15, 2011 -- ArchiTreats: "Tecumseh and Tuckabatchee, Fact and Fiction," by Kathryn Braund

 

Museum of Alabama now open every Saturday, 8:30 -- 4:30

 

September 1, 2011 -- Book Talk and Signing, Eugene Allen Smith’s Alabama: How a Geologist Shaped the State, by Aileen Henderson

 

August 18, 2011 -- ArchiTreats: "Race Relations in Alabama, 1965-1968: A Photojournalist’s Perspective," by Jim Peppler

 

July 28, 2011 --Book Talk and Signing, John James Audubon -- The Forgotten Manuscripts, by Daniel Patterson

 

July 14, 2011--Book Talk and Signing-- Tuskegee Airmen: An Illustrated History,1939 - 1949, by Joe Caver and Daniel Haulman

 

July 21, 2011 ArchiTreats: "Alabama Stories: Food and Memory," by Scott Peacock

 

June 16, 2011 ArchiTreats: "Mobile Brass Band Traditions and Mardi Gras" by Kern Jackson

 

June 2, 2011 -- Book signing -- Alabama Getaway: The Political Imaginary and the Heart of Dixie, by Allen Tullos

 

May 19, 2011 ArchiTreats: "The Freedom Riders Come to Alabama," by Mills Thornton

 

May 5, 2011-- Book talk, A Government of Our Own: The Making of the Confederacy, by William C. Davis

 

April 21, 2011-- Architreats: "To Kill a Mockingbird: Successes and Myths," by Nancy Anderson

 

April 19, 2011 -- Book signing: Warren Trest and Former Governor John Patterson present Wings of Denial: The Alabama Air National Guard’s Covert Role at the Bay of Pigs.

 

April 9, 2011 -- Lecture and film screening on Tallulah Bankhead and her film The Devil and the Deep, by Frances and David Robb

 

March 17, 2011 -- ArchiTreats: "The Civil War Pharmacy," by Michael Flannery

 

March 12, 2011 -- Family History Research Workshop at ADAH

 

February 16, 2011 -- "The Man and the Hour Have Met:" Lecture and Reception at the ADAH

 

January 31, 2011 -- Temporary Exhibit: The Formation of the Confederate Government

 

February 17, 2011 -- ArchiTreats: Jett Williams, "My Father, Hank Williams"

 

January 27, 2011 -- Book Talk and Signing: Dr. Ethel Hall, "My Journey: A Memoir of the First African American to Preside over the Alabama Board of Education"

 

January 6, 2011 -- New Museum Exhibits Planned at State Archives

 

December 14, 2010 -- 2011 ArchiTreats schedule

 

December 6, 2010 -- Historical Records Advisory Board Announces Regrant Awards to Alabama Local Governments and Historical Repositories

 

December 16, 2010 -- ArchiTreats: "The Coming of the Creek War," by Greg Waselkov

 

November 18, 2010 -- ArchiTreats: "We Must Do It Ourselves: The Rationale for Black Business Development in Montgomery, 1900-1925," by Howard Robinson

 

October 25, 2010 -- Limited Saturday Service on the Second Saturday of Each Month

 

September 16, 2010 -- ArchiTreats: "All the News That's Fit We Print: Community Journalism in Alabama" by Ed Williams

 

September 23, 2010 -- Bonus ArchiTreats: "Cotton and Race in the Making of America: The Human Costs of Economic Power" by Gene Dattel

 

October 13, 2010 -- Family History Research Workhop at the Archives

 

October 14, 2010 -- Bonus ArchiTreats: Stealth Reconstruction Panel Discussion

 

October 21, 2010 -- ArchiTreats: "The Search for Mabila" by Vernon J. Knight

 

August 19, 2010 -- ArchiTreats: "The Impact of New Deal Money on 'Small Town' Alabama" by Karen I. Henricks

 

July 8, 2010 -- Book Talk and Signing by Mary Ann Neeley: The Works of Matthew Blue, Montgomery's First Historian

 

July 15, 2010 -- ArchiTreats: "The Magic of Marble: Sylacauga's Landmark," by Ruth Beaumont Cook

 

June 17, 2010 -- ArchiTreats: Southeastern Indian Textiles from the Prehistoric Period to Removal by

Mary Spanos

 

May 20, 2010 -- ArchiTreats: Montgomery's U.S. District Court, a History, by R. Volney Riser

 

April 28, 2010 -- Using Ancestry.com workshop at the Archives.

 

April 15, 2010 -- ArchiTreats: "William Lowndes Yancey and the Coming of the Civil War," by Eric Walther 

 

March 18, 2010 ArchiTreats -- "A Strange New Bird: The Airplane Comes to Alabama" by Billy J. Singleton

 

Call for Nominations to Alabama Academy of Honor

 

January 21, 2010 -- ArchiTreats: "Old St. Stephens; Where Alabama Began," by George Shorter

 

December 17, 2009 -- ArchiTreats: "Reflections of My Life in Alabama History," by Wayne Flynt

 

November 19, 2009 -- ArchiTreats: "Modern Alabama," by Harvey H. Jackson, III

 

October 16, 2009 -- Hasan Kwame Jeffries, discussion and book signing: Bloody Lowndes: Civil Rights and Black Power in Alabama's Black Belt

 

October 14-17, 2009 -- Archives Week

 

October 15th ArchiTreats -- Odessa Woolfolk: "The Civil Rights Movement in Alabama"

 

October 17, 2009--Saturday of Archives Week at ADAH -- Tours, Workshops, Research Opportunities, and Activities all day long

 

September 17th ArchiTreats: Leah Rawls Atkins -- "Shaking the Foundations: Alabama in the 1930s and 1940s"

 

August 6, 2009 Bonus ArchiTreats: Kathryn Tucker Windham: "Spit, Scarey Ann, and Sweat Bees: One Thing Leads to Another"

 

August 20, 2009 August ArchiTreats: Sam Webb -- "The New South: A Political View"

 

July 16, 2009 ArchiTreats: Marlene Rikard -- The New South: A Social and Economic View

 

Records Commissions Honor Department of Transportation, Marshall County Preservation Society, and the Mobile County Probate Office for their Care and Preservation of Government Records

 

 

 

July 9, 2009 Bonus ArchiTreats: Glenn Browder --" The South’s New Racial Politics: Inside the Race Game of Southern History"