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Author Index

  • James L. Baggett
    Birmingham Public Library

    Established in 1886, the Birmingham Public Library has grown from a small collection of books kept in...
  • James L. Baggett
    Eugene "Bull" Connor

    A successful Alabama politician who held a variety of public offices over four decades, Eugene "Bull"...
  • Hugh C. Bailey
    Joshua L. Martin (1845-47)

    Joshua Lanier Martin (1799-1856) was the Alabama governor who delivered the final blow to the state bank....
  • Hugh C. Bailey
    John Williams Walker

    Few persons have played a more significant role in early Alabama history than John Williams Walker (1783-1823)....
  • Hugh C. Bailey
    Jabez Lamar Monroe Curry

    J. L. M. Curry (1825-1903) was an Alabama political leader who prior to the Civil War was a strong supporter...
  • Hugh C. Bailey
    John Murphy (1825-29)

    John Murphy (1825-1829) was an able political leader who took moderate stands on inflammatory states'...
  • Hugh C. Bailey
    Edgar Gardner Murphy

    Edgar Gardner Murphy (1869-1913) was an Episcopal priest who emerged during the Progressive Era at the...
  • Tom Bailey
    Jennifer Chandler

    Alabama native Jennifer Kay Chandler (1959- ) won the gold medal for springboard diving in the 1976 Montreal...
  • Barbara A. Baker
    Lilly Ledbetter

    Lilly McDaniel Ledbetter (1938- ) is a worker's-rights activist and equal-pay advocate whose nine-year...
  • Kristin Bakkegard
    Red Hills Salamander

    The Red Hills salamander (Phaeognathus hubrichti) is a large land-dwelling salamander that was discovered...

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