tobacco use

Native American Tobacco Use

Troy University Professor says it was used in Alabama much earlier than thought.

A Troy University professor was part of a research project that shows Native Americans in Alabama were using tobacco for religious and ritual some 1,500 years earlier than thought.     From a Troy University news release: “Dr. Stephen Carmody, an assistant professor of anthropology, along with Dr. Jon Russ of Rhodes College and Dr. Jera Davis of New South…