The Southpaw Postcard Collection - Downtown

These postcards of DOWNTOWN Huntsville are from the extensive collection of George & Peg Heeschen.

The Southpaw Postcard Collection - Downtown

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Back: First National Bank Building, Huntsville, Alabama
This building has been a landmark for over a century. The very same hold-up-proof cashier's cages of today were used as detention cells in 1835 where slaves were impounded for the debts of their masters.
Source: Anderson News Company, Florence, Ala.
Rights: From the postcard collection of George and Peg Heeschen, The Southpaw, Huntsville, Alabama