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  • William Hugh Smith (1868-1870)

    The state's first Republican governor elected under the terms of military reconstruction, William...
  • Albert Lee Smith Jr.

    Albert Lee Smith Jr. (1931-1997) represented Alabama's Sixth Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives …
  • Ella Gantt Smith

    Ella Smith (1868-1932) was a toy manufacturer and artist who invented the Alabama Indestructible Doll, also known as the "Ella Smith Doll."
  • Eugene Allen Smith

    Eugene Allen Smith (1841-1927) was a professor, geologist, and naturalist who traveled by mule-drawn...
  • Hazel Brannon Smith

    Alabama born and educated, Hazel Brannon Smith (1914-1994) won the Pulitzer Prize in 1964, the first...
  • Holland Smith

    Alabama native Holland McTyeire Smith (1882-1967) was a U.S. Marine Corps officer whose career spanned...
  • Ozzie Smith

    From 1977 to 1996, Alabama native Osborne "Ozzie" Smith (1954- ) was among the most accomplished athletes...
  • Sol Smith

    Solomon Franklin Smith (1801-1869), known as "Old Sol," was a key writer in the genre of Old Southwest...
  • William Russell Smith

    William Russell Smith (1815-1896) established the state's first literary magazine and wrote the...
  • Snake Handling

    Snake (or serpent) handling in Alabama is practiced primarily by the members of the Church of God with...

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