ArchiTreats: Food for Thought

ArchiTreats logo The Alabama Department of Archives and History's lecture series: ArchiTreats: Food for Thought, continues on the third Thursday of each month in the Alabama Power 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) 353-4712 for more information.

January 17, 2008 -- "Stand Up for Alabama: Governor George Wallace"


February 21, 2008 -- "Uplifting the People: Black Baptists in Alabama"


March 20, 2008 -- “Logjam in the Legislature: The 1965 Battle Over Gubernatorial Succession ”

April 2, 2008 -- Special ArchiTreats -- Nobody But the People

April 17, 2008 -- “Philip Henry Gosse: An English Naturalist’s View of Dallas County, 1838”

May 15, 2008 -- “The Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail”*

June 19, 2008 -- “Alabama, One Big Front Porch”

July 10, 2008 -- Special ArchiTreats -- Poor Man's Provence

July 17, 2008 -- “Lee’s Alabama Boys at the Battle of Chancellorsville”

August 21, 2008 -- “Alabama Sports Greats and the Alabama Sports Hall of Fame”*

September 18, 2008 -- “A Guide to Prehistoric Moundville”

Bonus ArchiTreat September 25, 2008 -- "Alabama’s Civil War: Researching and Writing Selma: A Novel of the Civil War

October 16, 2008 -- “Treasures from the Archives Vaults”

November 20, 2008 -- “Stories of Courage from Alabama’s Medal of Honor Recipients”

December 18, 2008 -- “Devotion: The Life of Winnie Davis, Jefferson Davis’s Iconic Daughter”

Julia Oliver

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

* denotes program in conjunction with the Alabama Tourism and Travel’s Year of Alabama Sports

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Updated: October 2, 2008 http://www.archives.alabama.gov/whatsnew/archi2k8.html
Alabama Department of Archives & History
624 Washington Avenue
Montgomery, Alabama 36130-0100
Phone: (334) 242-4435
E-Mail:debbie.pendleton@archives.alabama.gov