The Bessemer Hall of History had their monthly board meeting May 25, 2017. Shirley Butler, board member, & a member of the Lily of the Cahaba Hoover DAR Chapter, on behalf of the Chapter, presented letters of thank you, certificates of appreciation, & Viet Nam Veterans lapel pins honoring veterans who served during the Viet Nam War era. Those honored were: William Eiland, Bobby Cooper, Joe Dennis, Walter McAlister, Joe Butler, Kenneth Miller, presented to his sister: Janet Newman, board member, Ralph E. Roubdioux, deceased, presented to his son: Russell Roubdioux, board member.
Museum President Bobby Cooper (left) Board Member William Eiland (right) installing the Museum’s newly restored signs around the depot. A special thank you to Southern Nameplate and Graphics on 4th Avenue in Bessemer for doing such a great job on restoring our signs!