Friday, June 23, 2017

Source of this Photo:
An Army Standard Cocktail Guide found in documents belonging to  M. Mott of  Jefferson County, Alabama from the 1940's at a Army Base Party in Louisiana



KEEP DIGGING YOU NEVER KNOW WHAT YOU MAY FIND IN THE OLD FAMILY RECORDS.

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Traveling down the back roads of Northern Alabama
Remembering the old Barns at Grandmother house. 
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Remembering the Old Church.

 The Pews are still visible.

Sunday, May 14, 2017

Tuesday, May 2, 2017


Shadow Lawn Clean Week Begins on Saturday, 6, 2017 until Saturday 13, 2017
Everyone is invited to come out and help make Shadow Lawn Memorial Gardens Beautiful for Mother's Day.


Saturday, April 15, 2017




While you still have time, take some and visit the old home front.




Thursday, April 6, 2017

Shadow Lawn Memorial Gardens in Birmingham, Alabama is one of the Oldest African American Cemeteries in Jefferson County.

One of the Stacked Graves in the Cemetery


Saturday, April 1, 2017


    Walking in the Footsteps of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on the campus of Alabama State University on April 4th.


Friday, March 31, 2017


Finding History in Teachers Homes.
Do you know any?
Have them donate their books and papers to the Library or a University.




  For more information check the website www.baagginc.org and
 Facebook/Birmingham African American Genealogy Group

Tuesday, March 14, 2017





Some Alabama Study Tools





Looking for more information on your missing family members check out these guides.