This week, we are highlighting a Birmingham first. Here’s a hint: Eddie Rickenbacker was a World War I ace pilot, but prior to the war, he was famous for what?
Find out by visiting Southern History Department's Facebook page. Then, like The Southern History Department on Facebook, and each Thursday, look for a post with the #TBT and #1916Bham on our Facebook page. We also post about upcoming genealogy classes and workshops and the newest books added to our collection.
Southern History Department
Birmingham Public Library