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  • Altoona
    Altoona is located in western Etowah County in northeast Alabama, with a small portion of the town crossing...
  • AmSouth Bancorporation
    From its incorporation in 1972 until 2006, when it was taken over by Regions Financial Corporation, AmSouth...
  • American Cast Iron Pipe Company (ACIPCO)
    A manufacturer of ductile iron and steel pipe, Birmingham-based American Cast Iron Pipe Company (ACIPCO)...
  • American Sport Art Museum and Archives
    Located in Daphne, Baldwin County, the American Sport Art Museum and Archives (ASAMA) is housed in the...
  • Amphibians of Alabama
    An ancient group of vertebrates, many of which are now extinct, amphibians first arose 360 million years...
  • Andalusia
    Located in southern Alabama just north of the Florida panhandle, Andalusia is the seat of Covington County...
  • Anderson
    Anderson is located in eastern Lauderdale County in the extreme northwestern corner of Alabama. It has...
  • Mary Anderson
    Alabama native Mary Anderson (1866-1953) is credited with inventing the first operational windshield...
  • Porter Anderson
    Microbiologist Porter W. Anderson Jr. (1937- ) is known for developing a vaccine to protect infants from...
  • George Andrews
    George William Andrews Jr. (1906-1971) was a Democratic representative to Congress from 1944 to 1965,...