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  • Millbrook
    Located in Elmore and Autauga counties, 10 miles north of Montgomery, Millbrook is one of the fastest...
  • Miller's Pottery
    Miller's Pottery, located in Brent, Bibb County, is one of the few remaining traditional potteries...
  • Millport
    Millport is located in southern Lamar County in the west-central part of the state. It has a mayor/council...
  • Millry
    Millry is located in north-central Washington County in the southwest corner of the state. It has a mayor/city...
  • Minerals of Alabama
    Alabama is home to a diverse and widespread variety of minerals, with more than 190 mineral species occurring...
  • Mining Labor
    Mining operations in Alabama have focused primarily on the extraction of iron ore and coal. These raw...
  • Mississippian Period
    The Mississippian period (AD 1000-1550) marked a new way of life for Native Americans in what is now...
  • Mitcham War
    The bloody episode in the early 1890s that came to be called the Mitcham War was prompted by complex...
  • Mitchell Dam and Lake
    Mitchell Lake and Dam are located in Coosa and Chilton counties on the Coosa River. The dam was constructed...
  • Arthur Wergs Mitchell
    Alabama-born educator and politician Arthur W. Mitchell (1883-1968) was followed by charges of financial...