Two banana-laden ships call at the banana docks at the foot of Government Street in Mobile, Alabama. Mobile was once widely known as a banana port. The writer O'Henry mentions Mobile in his work, Cabbages and Kings.
This section gives information from General Patrick May of Greene County, "in relation to the 'Battle of Burnt Corn' and the 'Canoe Fight' and other engagements in which he was concerned in 1813, 1814." A transcript is included.
The state of Alabama has the opportunity to participate in the Section 309 Enhancement Grants Program that is
part of the Coastal Zone Management Act (CZMA) of 1972, as reauthorized in 1990.
The state is able to participate in the Enhancement...