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Author Index

  • Rebecca Woodham
    Buford Boone

    Though not a native Alabamian, Buford Boone (1909-1983) nonetheless became one of the state's leading...
  • Rebecca Woodham
    Arthur Davis Shores

    Long before marches and demonstrations made the civil rights movement a feature of nightly newscasts,...
  • Rebecca Woodham
    Virginia Foster Durr

    Over the course of her long life, Virginia Foster Durr (1903-1999) was a constant presence in Alabama...
  • Rebecca Woodham
    William Bradford Huie

    William Bradford "Bill" Huie (1910-1986) ranks as one of Alabama's most prolific authors. Over the...
  • Rebecca Woodham
    Southern Conference for Human Welfare (SCHW)

    From 1938 to 1948, the Birmingham-based Southern Conference for Human Welfare (SCHW) tried to bring long-overdue...
  • A. J. Wright
    Arthur McKinnon Brown

    Arthur McKinnon (some sources give McKimmon) Brown (1867-1939) was one of the earliest African American...
  • A. J. Wright
    Cornelius Nathaniel Dorsette

    Cornelius N. Dorsette (1852?-1897) is often identified as the first licensed or certified black physician...
  • A. J. Wright
    Graefenberg Medical Institute

    The Graefenberg Medical Institute, founded in 1852 in Dadeville, Tallapoosa County, was the first functioning...
  • A. J. Wright
    Southern Research Institute

    Established in 1944 as the first independent scientific research center in the Southeast, the Southern...
  • A. J. Wright
    Medical Association of the State of Alabama (MASA)

    Organized in 1847, the Medical Association of the State of Alabama (MASA) became the first statewide...

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