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Exhibition of Civil War, naval, postal and Alabama history artifacts opens at Draughon Library

AUBURN UNIVERSITY – An exhibition of historic items representing American postal, Civil War, Alabama and naval history will be on display through August in the Special Collections and Archives Department of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library. The pieces in the exhibition were donated to the library by John and Faye Vick of Andalusia.

“We are very proud and pleased to be making this exhibit of significant pieces from the John and Faye Vick donation available to the public,” said Dwayne Cox, head of Special Collections and Archives. “The Vick donation was literally thousands of items. It was hard choosing which ones to exhibit, but in the end we managed to narrow it down to some really fine pieces I think the public will enjoy seeing.”

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