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subject : Carnival--Alabama--Birmingham
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Rex Vulcan I (King of Mardi Gras) Erwin Schillinger (left) and Rex Vulcan II B. M. Allen.
Henry Key Milner Scrapbook, Collection #426, Archives Department. (source)
Birmingham, Ala. (publisher)
c. 1897
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Mardi Gras parade on First Avenue North, Birmingham.
Henry Key Milner Scrapbook, Collection #426, Archives Department. (source)
Birmingham, Ala. (publisher)
c. 1897
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Rex Vulcan II (King of Mardi Gras) Basil Manly Allen and Queen of Mardi Gras Momie Terrell.
Hill Ferguson Papers, Historical Collection, Collection #56.6, Archives Department. (source)
Birmingham, Ala. (publisher)
1897
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Rex Vulcan II (King of Mardi Gras) Basil Manly Allen and Queen of Mardi Gras Momie Terrell, 1897.
Hill Ferguson Papers, Collection #56.6, Archives Department. (source)
Birmingham, Ala. (publisher)
1897
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Rex Vulcan III (King of Mardi Gras) M. A. Porter and Queen of Mardi Gras Susie Martin, 1898.
Henry Key Milner Scrapbook, Collection #426, Archives Department. (source)
Birmingham, Ala. (publisher)
1898
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Rex Vulcan III (King of Mardi Gras) Bert Porter (third from left, standing) and Queen of Mardi Gras Susie Martin with their court.
Hill Ferguson Papers, Historical Collection, Collection # 56.6, Archives Department. (source)
Birmingham, Ala. (publisher)
1898
newspaper clipping
Newspaper illustration of Rex Ball, 1899.
Henry Key Milner Scrapbook, Collection # 426, Archives Department. (source)
Birmingham, Ala. (publisher)
1899
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Rex Vulcan V (King of Mardi Gras) Ed Wilcox and Queen of Mardi Gras Elizabeth Shelly (both seated on throne) with their court, 1900.
Henry Key Milner Scrapbook, Collection #426, Archives Department. (source)
Birmingham, Ala. (publisher)
1900
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Rex Vulcan V (King of Mardi Gras) Ed Wilcox and Queen of Mardi Gras Elizabeth Shelly, 1900.
Henry Key Milner Scrapbook, Collection #426, Archives Department. (source)
Birmingham, Ala. (publisher)
1900
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Mardi Gras float titled "The Alchemist" with men in costume and a large skull.
Henry Key Milner Scrapbook, Collection # 426, Archives Department. (source)
Birmingham, Ala. (publisher)
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Mardi Gras float of Biddle Warren Cycle Company, winner second prize among floats.
Henry Key Milner Scrapbook, Collection #426, Archives Department. (source)
Birmingham, Ala. (publisher)
c. 1897
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One of the official floats of the Birmingham Carnival Society with men portraying Vikings.
Henry Key Milner Scrapbook, Collection #426, Archives Department. (source)
Birmingham, Ala. (publisher)
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Spectators waiting for the Mardi Gras parade at Twentieth Street and First Avenue North.
Henry Key Milner Scrapbook, Collection #426, Archives Department. (source)
Birmingham, Ala. (publisher)
1890s
Envelope and invitation to the 1899 Birmingham carnival.
Birmingham Public Library (Alabama) (publisher)
Birmingham Carnival Society (creator)
1899
invitation
Engraved invitation with image of a man and a horse in battle armor.
Henry Key Milner Scrapbook, Archives Department (source)
Birmingham Public Library (Alabama) (publisher)
1900
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