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The women of Gee’s Bend—a small, remote, black community in Alabama—have created hundreds of quilt masterpieces.
An officer at the scene later remembered, “Never can I forget the brilliant scene, as regiment after regiment filed gaily out of camp, decked in all the paraphernalia of war, with gleaming arms, and guidons given to the wanton breeze.”
Alabama declared that it had seceded from the United States of America on January 11, 1861. It then quickly joined the Confederate States during the American Civil War. A slave state, Alabama provided a significant source of troops and leaders, military material, supplies, food, horses and mules; however, very little of the state’s cotton crop could be sold, as the main port of Mobile was closed off by the U.S. Navy.
Needham Alabama Needham is a town in Choctaw County, Alabama, in the southwestern part of the state near the Alabama and Mississippi border. Needham is a small community located in central Choctaw County. Wilson’s Grist Mill was the center of life in Needham for decades during the early 1900s. The Saturday trip to town to […]
Always Looking For The Important Little Things In Life. Go With Us As We Seek Out The Small Towns of Alabama: Complete Coverage
Chilton County Alabama Gold Mines ‘William Howard Prospect’ in Chilton, AL, Gold Prospect ‘Rocky Creek Placer’ in Chilton, AL, Gold Placer ‘Alum Bluff Prospect’ in Chilton, AL, Gold Prospect ‘Rippatoe Mine and Placer’ in Chilton, AL, Gold Vein ‘Flint Hill Mine’ in Chilton, AL, Gold Past Producer ‘B.T. Childer’s Prospect’ in Chilton, AL, Gold Occurrence […]
Before California, There Was Alabama Gold. We Had It Then and We Still Got It. Complete Coverage
John Harbuck, a knifemaker since 1975, operates from a small shop in south Alabama. His knives have been sold in most of the 50 states (including Alaska and Hawaii), Canada, several African countries, and Saudi Arabia. He is a member of the Professional Knifemakers Association.
From Beer to Automobiles to War Ships and Rockets; You Won't Believe What All We Make In Alabama. Come with us and see! Complete Coverage
A Map of the American Indian Nations Return To Alabama Maps Index A Map of the American Indian Nations, adjoining to the Mississippi, West & East Florida, Georgia, S. & N. Carolina, Virginia, &c. Depicts the American colonies from Lake Erie south to Florida and from the Mississippi River to the Atlantic coast. Names of […]
Alabama is home to a great American Indian civilization. Join us as we research and explore our American Indian heritage: Complete Coverage
Water World Dothan
RIP TIDE WAVE POOL
450,000 gallons of sparkling clear water that bursts into 3-foot waves every 10 minutes.
Spring Valley Beach
Spring Valley Beach Waterpark is a family owned and operated waterpark located in Blountsville, Alabama.
Kid Friendly Alabama Map
Kid Friendly Alabama Zoos
There are many different types of attractions just for kids located throughout Alabama, but kids seem to really enjoy zoos, sanctuaries and farms. If you are looking to entertain and educate your kids about animals, you will want to check out our list of zoos and other animal attractions in Alabama.