Born June 1, 1871, the city of Elyton was renamed what is now one of the most famous, controversial and misunderstood cities in the south, Birmingham. What a lot of people don’t realize is that Birmingham wasn’t founded until after the Civil War. The South was still neck deep in the ravaging of the carpetbaggers. However, the city was teetering of the edge of something big.
There are three essential elements needed for the production of steel: iron ore, coal and limestone. Birmingham is the
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