Tribute to Ward Wharton McFarland

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Title

Tribute to Ward Wharton McFarland

Subject

McFarland, Ward Wharton, 1914-1979

Description

Ward Wharton McFarland was honored in the United States House of Representatives by Alabama Representative Spencer Bachus.

McFarland was a lawyer and real estate developer in Tuscaloosa and was State Highway Commissioner under Gov. Jim Folsom.

McFarland built, along with David Hinton, the McFarland Mall in Tuscaloosa that opened in 1969. McFarland Boulevard is named for him, as well as McFarland Plaza

Creator

U.S. Rep. Spencer Bachus

Source

Tuscaloosa Public Library

Publisher

U.S. House of Representatives

Date

June 1, 2004

Contributor

Tuscaloosa Public Library

Type

Document

Identifier

1279

Coverage

Tuscaloosa (AL)

Original Format

Congressional Record, Volume 150, Number 74

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