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D : 51 Terms

  • Dixiecrats
    The Dixiecrats were a political party organized in the summer of 1948 by conservative white southern...
  • Cornelius Nathaniel Dorsette
    Cornelius N. Dorsette (1852?-1897) is often identified as the first licensed or certified black physician...
  • Dothan
    Established in 1885, Dothan is a center of industry and commerce in Alabama's Wiregrass region in...
  • Double Springs
    Double Springs is the county seat of Winston County. It is located in north-central Alabama about 35...
  • Douglas
    Douglas is located in southern Marshall County in the northeastern part of the state. It has a mayor/city...
  • Dozier
    Dozier is located in southern Crenshaw County, in the south-central part of the state. It has a mayor-city...
  • Drive-by Truckers
    Based in Athens, Georgia, the Drive-by Truckers are a southern rock band with strong roots in Alabama...
  • Elias Durnford
    Colonial administrator, planter, artist, and British army officer Elias Durnford (1739-1794) played important...
  • Clifford Durr
    Clifford Durr (1899-1975) was a lawyer and nationally respected defender of civil liberties during the...
  • Virginia Foster Durr
    Over the course of her long life, Virginia Foster Durr (1903-1999) was a constant presence in Alabama...