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Glossary

R : 63 Terms

  • Ragland
    Ragland is located in northeast St. Clair County in the east-central part of the state. It has a mayor/council...
  • Railroad Bill
    The legend of Railroad Bill arose in the winter of 1895, along the Louisville and Nashville (L&N)...
  • Rainbow City
    Rainbow City is located in Etowah County in northeastern Alabama, just south of Gadsden along the Coosa...
  • Howell Raines
    Journalist Howell Raines's (1943- ) career took him from a position as a local Birmingham reporter...
  • Rainsville
    Rainsville is located in central DeKalb County, in the northeast corner of the state. Rainsville has...
  • Erskine Ramsay
    Erskine Ramsay (1864-1953) was a mining engineer, inventor, industrialist, and philanthropist. Although...
  • Ranburne
    Ranburne is located in south-central Cleburne County, in the east-central part of the state. It has a...
  • Randolph County
    Located in the east central part of the state, Randolph County was the home of Ella Gaunt Smith (1868-1932),...
  • James T. Rapier
    James Thomas Rapier (1837-1883) was one of three African American Republican congressmen from Alabama...
  • Louise Crenshaw Ray
    Poet Louise Crenshaw Ray (1890-1956) was born and lived her entire life in Alabama, publishing four volumes...