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Oak Hill Cemetary and Birmingham’s Madame
January 12, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
This program is presented by the Birmingham Area OLLI from noon-1 p.m. at the Homewood Library. Author Jim Langley will tell the story of Alabama’s oldest cemetery and the lives of the Birmingham notables buried there, including Louise Wooster, the famed madame who nursed cholera victims when other shied away from the task. Hear stories of the governors, mayors, health pioneers, and industrialists whose names adorn the major parks and buildings in Birmingham.
For more information, visit www.olli.ua.edu.