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USA archaeology team conducts fieldwork

USA archaeology team conducts fieldwork

Joy Washington, USA Marketing and Communications

August 20, 2018


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Mobile’s historic shotgun houses, long and narrow, were built in the early 1800s and 1900s. Called “shotgun” houses because a theoretical shotgun blast through the front door of these one-room wide structures would go straight out the back door, they were popular homes throughout downtown’s...

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