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S : 51 Authors Found

    Kevin Spann
    Laurie C. Battle
    Laurie Calvin Battle (1912-2000) was a war hero and a notable U.S. congressman from Alabama. During ...
    Artur Davis
    Artur Genestre Davis (1967- ) represented Alabama's Seventh Congressional District in the U.S. Congress...
    Hilary Abner Herbert
    Hilary Abner Herbert (1834-1919) was an important southern politician during the period following the...
    James D. Martin
    James Douglas Martin (1918- ) represented Alabama's Seventh Congressional District in the U.S. Congress...
    Carrie Spell
    Faye Gibbons
    Faye Gibbons (1938- ) is a writer of children's picture books and young adult novels that focus...
    Gail Godwin
    Novelist Gail Godwin (1937- ) has often been labeled as a feminist and Southern writer for her portrayals...
     Narrative of James Williams 
     Narrative of James Wi lliams, an American Slave, who was for Several Years a Driver on a Cotton Plantation in Alabama...
    Ann Waldron
    Author Ann Waldron (1924-2010) wrote in a number of genres, including children's books, biographies,...
    Clarence Spigner
    Morris Dees
    Social justice and civil rights activist Morris Dees (1936- ) is the co-founder and director of the ...
    Jimmy Lee Jackson
    Civil rights activist Jimmy Lee Jackson (1938-1965) is remembered because of his tragic death at 26 years...
    Charles Spornick
    Bartram Trail Conference
    Founded in 1976, the Bartram Trail Conference oversees the historic sites and commemorative events that...
    Gary Sprayberry
    Anniston
    The city of Anniston emerged as a key industrial center in the mountainous northeastern section of Alabama...
    Jefferson T. Spurlock
    T. S. Stribling
    T. S. Stribling (1881-1965) is the author of 16 novels, numerous articles, and an autobiography published...
    Mary Stanton
    Emory O. Jackson
    Emory Overton Jackson (1908-1975), a tireless voting rights activist, was a founder and first president...
    Viola Gregg Liuzzo
    Viola Liuzzo (1925-1965) was murdered by the Ku Klux Klan on the last night of the 1965 Selma Voting...
    Juliette Hampton Morgan
    Juliette Hampton Morgan (1914-1957), a Montgomery librarian, was among a small group of white liberal...
    Kyes Stevens
    Gee's Bend
    Known officially since 1949 as the town of Boykin, the community of Gee's Bend is situated in Wilcox...
    Robert C. Stewart
    Alabama Humanities Foundation (AHF)
    The Alabama Humanities Foundation (AHF) is an independent, nonprofit organization that serves as the...
    Bessemer Hall of History
    The Bessemer Hall of History is a museum housed in the Alabama Great Southern Railway (later Southern...
    Charlie Lucas
    The work of self-taught artist Charlie Lucas (1951- ) draws from both the people and the land of Alabama's...
    André Pénigaut
    André Pénigaut (1680-?) is credited with being Alabama's first literary figure for his...
    William H. Stewart
    James E. Folsom Jr. (1993-95)
    James E. Folsom Jr. was Alabama's governor from 1993-95 and the only governor so far to assume that...
    Guy Hunt (1987-93)
    Guy Hunt (1933-2009) was Alabama's governor from 1987-93, and the first Republican elected governor...
    Forrest "Fob" James Jr. (1979-83, 1995-99)
    Forrest Hood "Fob" James Jr. (1934- ) has the distinction of being the only person ever elected governor...