Mobile Public Library Digital Collections

Mobile Public Library Local History & Genealogy Library

The Local History and Genealogy Library is dedicated to collecting, preserving, and providing access to the history of Mobile, and the greater Gulf Coast region.

Browse Items (275 total)

Lancie Thomas and Claretta Blackmon talk about The Mobile Beacon, what it has done for the community, politics, Gov. Wallace, and the Klan.

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View of the fountain in Spanish Plaza, Mobile, Alabama, in front of Mobile Municipal Auditorium and Theater

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Aerial view of downtown Mobile and a view of the Bankhead Tunnel on Government Street

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The Fishmonger Statue in Spanish Plaza, a replica of the El Cenachero statue in Málaga, Spain, in front of Mobile Municipal Auditorium and Theater

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View of the First National Bank at sunset from the water

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View of the "Kingfisher" seaplane of the U.S.S. Alabama

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View of the inside of the Treasure House, in Theodore, Alabama

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View of the inside of Mrs. Bellingrath's room in the Bellingrath Home, showing her Empire bed

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View of the upstairs guest room in the Bellingrath Home, facing the two twin beds

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View of the Bellingrath Home morning room
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