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The Day We Got Tennessee-Tombigbee

Lawmakers and military generals pose to celebrate the day Congress approved plans for the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway in 1946. Standing, from left: Alabama Rep. Frank Boykin, Gen. Eugene Reybold, Gen. Crawford, Gen. James Mollison, Mississippi Rep. John Elliott Rankin, and seated, Texas Rep. Joseph Jefferson Mansfield.
Courtesy of the Alabama Department of Archives and History