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Articles with keyword "Alabama"

Parlor of Oakleigh House.

50 States of Preservation: Historic Mobile Preservation Society in Mobile, Alabama

By Leah Weinryb Grohsgal

An NEH Preservation Assistance Grant helps the Historic Mobile Preservation Society preserve and provide access to records of the first United States Mardi Gras and a historic home of the Old South.

Alabama's Armand DeKeyser

In Focus

Alabama’s Armand DeKeyser

A former U.S. Senate chief of staff makes the humanities accessible.

Dixie Hummingbirds gospel singers

Statement

Gospel Pioneers Took Their Show on the Road

A new film tells the story of how modern gospel got its start.

Feature

Racism to Redemption

A new film reveals George C. Wallace as a man who made a Faustian bargain for power but sought forgiveness at life's end.

Asa Carter

Statement

Self-made Man

How a strident segregationist transformed into the beloved author of Little Tree.

Photo of Bob Stewart looking over tornado damage

In Focus

Alabama's Bob Stewart

Alabama's Bob Stewart Builds and rebuilds on the humanities.

Image of segregated bus station in Durham, North Carolina, 1940

Feature

Freedom Riders

Telling 436 stories in one documentary.