Becoming Alabama: The British Initiative

Posted on January 16, 2018 by

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BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!  In the Becoming Alabama course offered in October, John Jackson, historian and director of the Foley Public Library, discussed the influence of the Spanish and French on the development of our state.  In this course, he will explore the last and most influential colonization effort – the British Initiative. 

This course is offered through  Discover!  An Institute for Learning in Retirement at the University of South Alabama, Gulf Coast Campus.

British flag that flew over Alabama prior to the Revolutionary War

Dates/Time:  March 13, 20, 27, 2018  1:30 – 3:00pm

Fee:  $35

Please register by Monday, March 12. 

Location: Gulf Shores Cultural Center 19470 Oak Road West (County Road 6) Gulf Shores, Alabama 36542  

To register: Call (251) 460-7200   or register online at:

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