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Preserve Your Public Humanities Programs

  As you’ve likely seen, the proposed federal budget calls for the elimination of the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH). NEH and the Alabama Humanities Foundation play vital roles in American and Alabama culture and civic life by reaching into communities to support local cultural organizations, museums, and schools. Last year, AHF — with funding from NEH — […]

The Remarkable Life of Dr. John Allan Wyeth

Presented by┬áRoderick Davis Davis will present an introduction to the historically important Wyeth family. Louis, as a young lawyer from Pennsylvania, in 1837 settled in and developed Guntersville, AL, married Euphemia Allan of Huntsville whose father was a Presbyterian pastor and a noted abolitionist. Their son, John Allan, was born in 1845 and attended LaGrange […]