Booker T. Washington

The metal Court Square Fountain in downtown Montgomery features a large basin on the bottom and a smaller one on top. A number of small statues can be seen around the fountain, which is topped by a statue of the Greek goddess Hebe.

Alabama Reflector: Covering the pain and promise of our home

BY: - February 7, 2023

The pain and promise of Alabama collide on Dexter Avenue, the heart of Montgomery. In Court Square, on the western end of the street, slaveholders once forced men, women and children to endure poking, prodding and the torture of being separated from their loved ones.  The souls caught in the system faced physical and psychological […]