2Results for "Daily Alabama Journal"
The Class of 1859 Prize and the Politics of “Friendship”
Ten years after their graduation, alumni from the class of 1859 established a prize meant to demonstrate their class unity after the divisive Civil War years. Their efforts to reconcile North and South reflected a national trend to obscure serious ideological differences and the role of slavery in the Civil War.
"Tribute of Respect"
A statement of regret by the Whig and Clio societies over the death of one of their members, Norman A. Griffin, printed in a Montgomery newspaper.