Item:1 of 29
File ID:4489
Taken:c 1930s
Rights:Alabama Department of Archives and History, Montgomery, Alabama

"The Big Spring Park, Huntsville, Alabama; Capacity of spring 24, 000, 000 gallons daily. John Hunt, the founder of Huntsville, in 1805, was the first white man to build on the banks of Big Spring, and it was from this pioneer that Huntsville takes its name."