Courtesy of the Alabama Department of Archives and History
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.