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Tom McGehee

Washington Square fountain

Ask McGehee: What is the history of Mobile’s Washington Square?

Washington Square is one of Mobile's most beloved parks and is surrounded by some of the finest examples of 19th-century architecture.

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What Downtown luxury hotel burned, just before opening its doors?

Prescription for Change

Historian Tom McGehee explains how pandemics have shaped home design.

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Is it true that one of NASA’s first astronauts was from Mobile?

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Prior to this year, have Mardi Gras parades ever been cancelled due to a pandemic?

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What is the history of the state docks?

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What is the history of the property known as ‘Cannongate’ on Spring Hill Avenue?

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How many ships have been named Mobile?

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What is the history of Bienville Square?

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What do you know about the Mobilian who worked with Thomas Edison?

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