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  • Frank Boykin
    Democrat Frank William Boykin (1885-1969) was one of the longest-serving congressmen from Alabama. Representing...
  • Rick Bragg
    Rick Bragg (1959- ) is a noted journalist and writer who won the Pulitzer Prize for Feature Writing for...
  • Branchheads
    "Branchheads" is a political term that was employed in Alabama and North Carolina to refer to working...
  • William W. Brandon (1923-27)
    William W. Brandon (1868-1934) was Alabama's governor from 1923-27, having first served in local...
  • Brantley
    Brantley is located in south-central Crenshaw County in the south-central part of the state. It has a...
  • Brent
    Brent is located in central Alabama in Bibb County. It has a mayor/council form of government. History...
  • Albert P. Brewer (1968-71)
    In May 1968, Lieutenant Governor Albert Brewer (1928- ) assumed the governorship when Governor Lurleen...
  • Brewton
    Brewton is the county seat of Escambia County. It is located on the southern border of Alabama just north...
  • Bridgeport
    Bridgeport is located in the northeast corner of Alabama in Jackson County. It has a mayor/city council...
  • Brierfield Ironworks Historical State Park
    Brierfield Ironworks Historical State Park is a 45-acre park in Bibb County located between Centreville...