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​Cannonballs found under University sidewalk

Laura Testino

June 24, 2015

Construction crews happened upon 10 Civil-War-era cannonballs while repairing sections of the University sidewalk on Friday, according to AL.com. The area, just north of the Quad near the center of campus, was then occupied by...

Loss of Bryce makes loss of University history

Mary Catherine Connors

February 3, 2015

Positioned at the corner of Shelby Quad and the Student Recreation Center, Bryce Hospital is emblematic of Tuscaloosa’s history, The University of Alabama’s history and America’s progression in caring for the mentally ill. The ...

Civil War state pride should focus on sacrifices

Leigh Terry

October 14, 2014

“Don’t blame me, I voted for Jeff Davis,” is a bumper sticker that can occasionally be seen around campus. This and other Confederate States of America memorabilia like the stars and bars flag are controversial flash poi...

Book explores role of religion in Civil War

Amanda Sams

January 13, 2011

Many members of both the Union and the Confederacy relied on faith, prayer and an unwavering trust in God’s ultimate plan as the American Civil War raged on and on. George C. Rable, Charles G. Summersell Chair in Southern Hi...

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