Photographic view Twentieth Street in Birmingham, AL showing horse-drawn buggies and wagons, electric power lines, and streetcar rails. Postmarked Birmingham Dec 14, 1905 and Raleigh, N.C. Dec 15, 1905. Undivided back postcard.
Robert Sikes submitted the statement in this issue of the Congressional Record as a tribute to both Frank Boykin and Ed Ball. It includes a letter and an article from Boykin, which praise Ball for his philanthropic work.
"Idle Hour Park, The South's Most Beautiful Recreation Center. Bowling, Skating, Dancing, Swimming, Penny Arcade, Café, Playgrounds, Barbecue and Picnic Grounds, Club Room, Soft Ball and Baseball, Football, Stadium, Race Track and Lake. Soda...
Folder contains 131 pages of life histories and stories, chiefly of white southerners, compiled during the Works Progress Administration (WPA) in the late-1930s. There are a few involving African Americans.