Hanna Estate Services

Hanna Antiques is a family owned business that first opened it's doors in 1979, and is the oldest and largest antiques mall in Birmingham Alabama. We are pleased to offer our decades of expertise to help with other services, including estate sales, evaluations, and appraisals by our ISA Member appraiser.

You can reach us 7 days a week at 205-515-2898, and we'll be happy to answer any questions you might have.

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Hanna Estate Services

Hanna Antiques is a family owned business that first opened it's doors in 1979, and is the oldest and largest antiques mall in Birmingham Alabama. We are pleased to offer our decades of expertise to help with other services, including estate sales, evaluations, and appraisals by our ISA Member appraiser.

You can reach us 7 days a week at 205-515-2898, and we'll be happy to answer any questions you might have.

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Hanna Estate Services- Hundreds of Signed Books in Montevallo

This is the estate of Elaine Hughes, Professor Emerita of English and an accomplished and award-winning scholar who spent four decades on faculty at her alma mater, the University of Montevallo. She served as an organizer and consultant for Southern Voices at the Hoover Public Library and was a noted speaker on Southern literature at conferences and universities around the country. 

One of her proudest accomplishments was the play Four Spirits, which she co-authored with life-long friend and best-selling writer Sena Jeter Naslund about the Civil Rights Movement in Birmingham. There are several first edition bestselling books by Sena Jeter Naslund in the sale, all with inscriptions.
 

Included are HUNDREDS of author signed books. 90% are first editions and are personally inscribed to Prof. Elaine Hughes. Authors include Pat Conroy, Eudora Welty, Mary Ward Brown, Andrew M. Manis, Diane McWhorter, and Tallulah Bankhead.

The subject matters cover Southern writers, African American writers, civil rights Issues, Birmingham civil rights history, contemporary novels, University of Montevallo authors, women and children's issues, etc.

Other items include:

-Summer Classics “Classic Wicker” sofa, settee, chair & ottoman, and coffee table

- 19 piece Summer Classics “Lacrosse” patio set

- University of Montevallo china by Wedgwood

- Stained glass window

- Mid century modern lighted flooor globe by Replogle

- Wedgwood “Pacific Blue” stoneware set

- Furniture from Ethan Allen

- Newly upholstered white sofa, chair, and ottoman

- Virginia Barnes serigraph 

- Thomas Turpin serigraph 

- Louise Schafer Cone painting

- Newly upholstered white wicker furniture 

-Spode “Christmas Tree” china

- Dickens Village houses

- Designer bedding from Pottery Barn and Restoration Warehouse 

and tons more!