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I joined on October 2, 2006.
 
I joined on October 2, 2006.
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In 2017 I am writing a history of the [[Crestwood]] community, to be completed in spring 2018.
 
* Born in Georgia.
 
* Born in Georgia.
 
* Birmingham is my home since 1992.  
 
* Birmingham is my home since 1992.  
 
* Married. No kids. Cats.
 
* Married. No kids. Cats.
* In grad school at [http://auburn.edu/ Auburn]. ([http://media.cla.auburn.edu/history/ History].)
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* Taught history at [[Miles College|Miles]].
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* In grad school at [http://auburn.edu/ Auburn]. ([http://cla.auburn.edu/history/ History].)
 
* I seldom say ''[[War Eagle]].'' Sorry.
 
* I seldom say ''[[War Eagle]].'' Sorry.
* Used to work with computers. [http://www.apple-history.com/ Macs] preferred.
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* I fix badly behaved computers.  
 
* ''Ich kann deutsch. Y un poco español también.''
 
* ''Ich kann deutsch. Y un poco español también.''
* Favorite band: [http://www.fretwork.co.uk/ Fretwork]
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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Alarob More] at my Wikipedia user page
* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Alarob More]
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==Articles==
 
==Articles==
'''I started these:''' [[Birmingham Islamic Society]] :&nbsp;: [[Blount County]] :&nbsp;: [[Crestwood]] :&nbsp;: [[Ensley]] :&nbsp;: [[Finley Avenue]] :&nbsp;: [[Jefferson County Truck Growers Association]] :&nbsp;: [[Karim Shamsi-Basha]] :&nbsp;: [[Kathy Kemp]]
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[[Image:eddieKendrick.jpg|thumb|left|200px|Bronze statue of [[Eddie Kendrick]] on [[4th Avenue North|Fourth Avenue North]].]]
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'''I started:''' [[Birmingham Islamic Society]] :&nbsp;: [[Blount County]] :&nbsp;: [[Civil War]] :&nbsp;: [[Crestwood]] :&nbsp;: [[Ensley]] :&nbsp;: [[Finley Avenue]] :&nbsp;: [[Jefferson County Truck Growers Association]] :&nbsp;: [[Karim Shamsi-Basha]] :&nbsp;: [[Kathy Kemp]] :&nbsp;: [[Mildred Leake Day]] :&nbsp;: [[Quondam et Futurus]] :&nbsp;: [[Vulcan Historical Review]]
  
[[Ensley]] needs a history section.
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'''Watching:''' [[Alabama State Fairgrounds]] :&nbsp;: [[Buffalo Rock Ginger Ale]] :&nbsp;: [[Church of the Reconciler]] :&nbsp;: [[George Wallace]] :&nbsp;: [[Hoover Crescent Islamic Center]] :&nbsp;: [[Loveman Village]] :&nbsp;: [[MAPS]] :&nbsp;: [[Titusville community]] :&nbsp;: [[Universism]] :&nbsp;: [[West Side Masjid]] :&nbsp;: and others
 
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'''Currently watching these:''' [[Buffalo Rock Ginger Ale]] :&nbsp;: [[MAPS]] :&nbsp;: [[Titusville community]] :&nbsp;: [[Universism]] :&nbsp;: and others
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'''Stuff we need:'''  
 
'''Stuff we need:'''  
[[Alabama State Fairgrounds]] :&nbsp;:  
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[[Image:Birmingham_at_night.jpg|thumb|480px|Birmingham at night.]]
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[[Benjamin Greene Village]] :&nbsp;:
 
[[Birmingham Baha'i Center]] :&nbsp;:
 
[[Birmingham Baha'i Center]] :&nbsp;:
 
[[Birmingham Friends Meeting]] :&nbsp;:
 
[[Birmingham Friends Meeting]] :&nbsp;:
[[Church of the Reconciler]] :&nbsp;:
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[[Boysie Anderson]] :&nbsp;:
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[[Carl Salter]] :&nbsp;:
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[[Champ Lyons]] :&nbsp;:
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[[Covenant MCC]]/[[Covenant Community Church]] :&nbsp;:
 
[[Crane Hill Publishers]] :&nbsp;:
 
[[Crane Hill Publishers]] :&nbsp;:
 
[[Creek Indians]] :&nbsp;:  
 
[[Creek Indians]] :&nbsp;:  
[[Frog Level]] :&nbsp;:  
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[[Crestwood-Oporto District Redevelopment Plan]] (2006) :&nbsp;:
[[George C. Wallace]] :&nbsp;:
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[[Frog Level]] (now a redirect to [[Elyton]]) :&nbsp;:  
 
[[Greater Birmingham Ministries]] :&nbsp;:  
 
[[Greater Birmingham Ministries]] :&nbsp;:  
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[[Harris Homes]] :&nbsp;:
 
[[Islamic Academy of Alabama]] :&nbsp;:
 
[[Islamic Academy of Alabama]] :&nbsp;:
 
[[Jimmy Colvin]] (saxophonist) :&nbsp;:  
 
[[Jimmy Colvin]] (saxophonist) :&nbsp;:  
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[[Kimbrough Homes]] :&nbsp;:
 
[[Lawton Higgs]] :&nbsp;:
 
[[Lawton Higgs]] :&nbsp;:
[[Locust Fork]] :&nbsp;:
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[[Little Korea]] :&nbsp;:
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[[Locust Fork River]] :&nbsp;:
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[[Marks Village]] :&nbsp;:
 
[[Mary Jones]] :&nbsp;:
 
[[Mary Jones]] :&nbsp;:
[[Metropolitan Gardens]] ([[List of HABD communities|list]]) :&nbsp;:  
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[[Masjidul Quran]] :&nbsp;:
 
[[Mildred Taylor]] :&nbsp;:
 
[[Mildred Taylor]] :&nbsp;:
 
[[North Birmingham]] :&nbsp;:  
 
[[North Birmingham]] :&nbsp;:  
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[[North Birmingham Homes]] :&nbsp;:
 
[[Rosedale School]] (with photo) :&nbsp;:  
 
[[Rosedale School]] (with photo) :&nbsp;:  
 
[[Royal]] (Blount County) :&nbsp;:  
 
[[Royal]] (Blount County) :&nbsp;:  
 
[[Ruffner Mountain]] :&nbsp;:  
 
[[Ruffner Mountain]] :&nbsp;:  
[[Southern Progress Corporation]] :&nbsp;:  
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[[Tinsley Harrison]] :&nbsp;:
[[Steve Chiotakis]] :&nbsp;:
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[[Tom Brown Village]]
[[Ullman Hall]]/[[Ullman School]] :&nbsp;:  
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[[Vulcan Historical Review]]
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* [[Ensley]] now has a history section.
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* [http://www.bhamwiki.com/w/Special:Whatlinkshere/Civil_War Articles that link to "Civil War"]
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* [http://www.bhamwiki.com/w/Special:Whatlinkshere/World_War_II Articles that link to "World War II"]
  
 
'''Neighborhood stuff:''' [[Crestwood Boulevard]] :&nbsp;: [[Crestwood North]] :&nbsp;: [[Crestwood Plaza]] :&nbsp;: [[Crestwood South]]
 
'''Neighborhood stuff:''' [[Crestwood Boulevard]] :&nbsp;: [[Crestwood North]] :&nbsp;: [[Crestwood Plaza]] :&nbsp;: [[Crestwood South]]

Latest revision as of 10:36, 21 December 2017

Achievements unlocked
Toro the Bull card.jpg This user attended a Birmingham Bulls hockey game in the '90s.
Jefferson County sewer manhole.jpg This user's house is connected to the Jefferson County Sewer System.
Parliament House.jpg This user refers to extinct landmarks when giving directions.
Buffalo Rock logo.jpg This user is hooked on Buffalo Rock.
UAB seal.gif This user has studied at UAB.
MilesLogo.png This user has taught history at Miles College.

I joined on October 2, 2006.

In 2017 I am writing a history of the Crestwood community, to be completed in spring 2018.

  • Born in Georgia.
  • Birmingham is my home since 1992.
  • Married. No kids. Cats.
  • Taught history at Miles.
  • In grad school at Auburn. (History.)
  • I seldom say War Eagle. Sorry.
  • I fix badly behaved computers.
  • Ich kann deutsch. Y un poco español también.
  • More at my Wikipedia user page

Articles

Bronze statue of Eddie Kendrick on Fourth Avenue North.

I started: Birmingham Islamic Society : : Blount County : : Civil War : : Crestwood : : Ensley : : Finley Avenue : : Jefferson County Truck Growers Association : : Karim Shamsi-Basha : : Kathy Kemp : : Mildred Leake Day : : Quondam et Futurus : : Vulcan Historical Review

Watching: Alabama State Fairgrounds : : Buffalo Rock Ginger Ale : : Church of the Reconciler : : George Wallace : : Hoover Crescent Islamic Center : : Loveman Village : : MAPS : : Titusville community : : Universism : : West Side Masjid : : and others

Stuff we need:

Birmingham at night.

Benjamin Greene Village : : Birmingham Baha'i Center : : Birmingham Friends Meeting : : Boysie Anderson : : Carl Salter : : Champ Lyons : : Covenant MCC/Covenant Community Church : : Crane Hill Publishers : : Creek Indians : : Crestwood-Oporto District Redevelopment Plan (2006) : : Frog Level (now a redirect to Elyton) : : Greater Birmingham Ministries : : Harris Homes : : Islamic Academy of Alabama : : Jimmy Colvin (saxophonist) : : Kimbrough Homes : : Lawton Higgs : : Little Korea : : Locust Fork River : : Marks Village : : Mary Jones : : Masjidul Quran : : Mildred Taylor : : North Birmingham : : North Birmingham Homes : : Rosedale School (with photo) : : Royal (Blount County) : : Ruffner Mountain : : Tinsley Harrison : : Tom Brown Village

Neighborhood stuff: Crestwood Boulevard : : Crestwood North : : Crestwood Plaza : : Crestwood South