ArchiTreats: Food for Thought


See the schedule for 2004 ArchiTreats

The Alabama Department of Archives and History's lecture series: ArchiTreats: Food for Thought, continues on the third Thursday of each month in the Milo B. Howard, Jr. auditorium. Beginning at 12:05 PM, the public is invited to bring a sack lunch and to participate in these hour-long sessions on various aspects of Alabama history. Sponsored by the Friends of the Alabama Archives, the lectures and refreshments are provided free to the public. Please call (334) 242-4363, ext. 272* for more information.


January 16, 2003 - - “Did the Civil War Create a New Southern Woman?”

George C. Rable*

February 20, 2003 -- "The Creek Indians and the Animal Kingdom"
Kathryn Braund*

March 20, 2003 -- "The Tuskegee Syphilis Study"
Fred Gray
(Book signing opportunity)

April 17, 2003 -- "The Real Story Behind the Vine and Olive Colony"
Rafe Blaufarb

May 15, 2003 -- "Frank Boykin: Everything is Made for Love"
Sam Hodges

June 19, 2003 -- "Governor Miller and Alabama’s Income Tax"
Sam Webb

July 17, 2003 -- "Montgomery’s Daughter: The Literary Life of Sara Haardt Mencken"
Ann Henley
(Book signing for UA Press, Southern Souvenirs: Selected Stories and Essays of Sara Haardt)

August 21, 2003 -- "New Discoveries in Old St. Stephens"
Jim Long and George Shorter

September 18, 2003 -- "Alabama in 3D: A Look at Stereoscope and Viewmaster Reels"
Kip Henricks

October 16, 2003 -- "Music of the Mines, Railroads, and Mills of the Birmingham District"
Karen Utz

November 20, 2003 -- "Korean War Panel Discussion"

December 18, 2003 -- "Hugo Black of Alabama"
Steve Suitts
(a New South book - possible book signing; uncertain at this time)

TDD users may call (334) 242-4435 ext. 286

*Provided by the Speakers' Bureau of the Alabama Humanities Foundation, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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Updated: December 11, 2003
http://www.archives.state.al.us/whatsnew/archi2k3.html
Alabama Department of Archives & History
624 Washington Avenue
Montgomery, Alabama 36130-0100
Phone: (334) 242-4435
E-Mail:dpendlet@archives.state.al.us