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  • Birmingham-Easonian Baptist Bible College
    Birmingham-Easonian Baptist Bible College traces its origin to 1904, when two African American ministers,...
  • Birmingham-Southern College (BSC)
    Birmingham-Southern College (BSC) is Alabama's only nationally ranked liberal arts college. For...
  • James G. Birney
    James Gillespie Birney (1792?1857) was a major voice in the abolitionist movement of the nineteenth...
  • Bishop State Community College (BSCC)
    Situated in Mobile, Mobile County, Bishop State Community College was established in 1927 as a branch...
  • Black Baptists in Alabama
    Black Baptists in Alabama have their roots in the days of slavery. Spiritual leaders among black Baptists...
  • Black Belt Region in Alabama
    Depending on the criteria employed to characterize the area, the Black Belt of Alabama, named for its...
  • Black Belt-Big Mule Coalition
    The label Black Belt-Big Mule Coalition refers to a political coalition of businessmen and politicians...
  • Black Hospital Movement in Alabama
    In Alabama, as in the rest of the segregated Jim Crow South, African Americans were barred from working...
  • Black Militias in Alabama
    After the Civil War, southern states slowly began to rebuild their state militias. Among these new militia...
  • Hugo L. Black
    Hugo Black (1886-1971) served in the U.S. Senate and on the U.S. Supreme Court for 34 years. He was America's...