GreenerPasture.com

Sign In




Birmingham, Alabama, USA - 1895 - Birmingham


Bir’mingham, a city, capital of Jefferson co, Al: 95 miles by rail N.N.W. of Montgomery. It has 6 national banks and 6 other banks, a fine court-house which cost $60,000, 24 churches, 8 public and 8 private schools, 4 refining-mills, 9 furnaces, 2 steel-works, several iron-works:" newspaper offices, a saw-mill, and machine-shops of the South & North Alabama Railroad. Its streets are traversed by dummy- and horse-railroads. Coal and iron ore abound here. Pop. in 1880, 3086; in 1890, 26,178.

Lippincott's Gazetteer of the World: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World Containing Notices of Over One Hundred and Twenty-five Thousand Places ... Joseph Thomas January 1, 1895 J.B. Lippincott

Visit Birmingham, Alabama, USA
Discover the people who lived there, the places they visited and the stories they shared.


Birmingham, Alabama, USA

Birmingham, Alabama, USA

Birmingham, Alabama, USA

Birmingham, Alabama, USA

Birmingham, Alabama, USA

The comments you read here belong only to the person who posted them. We reserve the right to remove off-topic and inappropriate comments.