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  • Amelia Boynton Robinson
    Amelia Boynton Robinson (1911- ) is a leading civil rights activist who played a key role in efforts...
  • Jo Ann Robinson
    Although not as well-known as Rosa Parks or Martin Luther King, Jr., Jo Ann Robinson (1912-1992) was...
  • Rockford
    Rockford is the seat of Coosa County. It has a mayor/council form of government. History...
  • Wayne Rogers
    Birmingham native Wayne Rogers (1933- ) is best known for his role as "Trapper" John McIntyre on the...
  • Rogersville
    Rogersville is located in Lauderdale County in the northwest corner of the state. It has a mayor/council...
  • Roland Cooper State Park
    Roland Cooper State Park is located in Wilcox County, six miles northeast of the town of Camden. The...
  • Bernard Romans
    Surveyor, artist, naturalist, and author Bernard Romans (ca. 1720-ca. 1783) recorded Alabama's coastline...
  • Rose Bowl of 1926
    The 1926 Rose Bowl game, in which the University of Alabama Crimson Tide defeated the heavily favored...
  • Mel Rosen
    Mel Rosen (1928- ) came to Auburn University in the fall of 1955 as an assistant track coach. By the...
  • Rosenbaum House Museum
    The Rosenbaum House in Florence, Lauderdale County, is the only dwelling in Alabama designed by American...