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  • Prairie Farms Resettlement Community
    The Prairie Farms Resettlement Community in Macon County was one of several experimental planned communities...
  • Daniel Pratt
    Daniel Pratt (1799-1873) was Alabama's first major industrialist and founded the present-day city...
  • Minnie Bruce Pratt
    Minnie Bruce Pratt (1946- ), one of Alabama's best-known contemporary poets, is also widely recognized...
  • Prattville
    Located in south-central Alabama and the seat of Autauga County, Prattville was named for its founder,...
  • Presbyterian Church in America (PCA)
    The Presbyterian Church in America (PCA) was founded on December 4, 1973, in Birmingham, after 260 congregations...
  • Presidential Race of 1928
    The presidential election of 1928 was one of the most controversial in American history, providing a...
  • Presidential Reconstruction in Alabama
    Presidential Reconstruction is the general term for the political and societal changes that began taking...
  • Prichard
    Prichard is located in the southwest corner of Mobile County. It has a mayor/council form of government....
  • Priester's Pecans
    In 1935, Lee C. Priester started selling paper-shell pecans at his Texaco service station in Fort Deposit...
  • Benjamin Lloyd's Primitive Hymns 
     The Primitive Hymns, a hymnbook first published in 1841 in Wetumpka, Elmore County, is still in use by...