200 Alabama Bicentennial

Celebrating Alabama’s 200th birthday2017 2018 2019


Front page of the Mobile Tribune.

The page includes headlines and articles dealing with the upcoming declaration of war on Germany, such as "President Goes Before Congress Tonight," "Mayor Calls Mass Meeting to Back President," and "Wilson Expected to Ask That Immediate Recognition of State of War with Kaiser."

Creator: Mobile Tribune
Date: April 2, 1917
Repository: Alabama Department of Archives and History
Format: Newspaper

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ALCOS Social Studies Content Standard:
Grade 4: Standard(s) 11
Grade 6: Standard(s) 3
Grade 9: Standard(s) 12
Grade 11: Standard(s) 4
Grade 12 (US Government): Standard(s) 12

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