Archives West Wing

Excavation reveals pockets of varying colored sand, whose shape in this case resembles a large fish. (Workers sketched in the back fin. Click on image for a larger picture.)

Read the Birmingham News article about fossils.

More pictures of digging for fossils below.

Updated: May 7, 2002
Alabama Department of Archives & History
624 Washington Avenue
Montgomery, Alabama 36130-0100
Phone: (334) 242-4435