Category Archives: Map Collections

Interview with Alex Goolsby, Division of Special Collections Graduate Assistant

By: Alex Goolsby, University of Alabama MLIS student Editor’s Note: Hoole Special Collections Library will be closed for inventory from Monday, May 5, through Friday, May 16. Questions? Email Hello! Thank you for agreeing to talk to us about … Continue reading

Il y a longtemps… The Pélican Girls in Mobile and Yellow Fever Comes Full Circle

Detail of, Guillaume de L’Isle’s map Novissima tabula regionis lvdoviciana gallice dictæ La Lovgsiane iam olim quidem sub Canadæ et Floridæ nomine in America Septentrionali [Nuremburg; 1730?]From the Hoole Library’s map collections.  Four hundred and four years ago today, on … Continue reading