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  • Emma Sansom (Johnson)
    Emma Sansom (1847-1900) is remembered in Alabama as a heroine for aiding Confederate general Nathan Bedford...
  • Saraland
    Saraland is located in central Mobile County, in extreme southwest Alabama. It has a mayor-city council...
  • Sardis City
    Sardis City is located in the northeastern corner of the state largely in northwest Etowah County, with...
  • Winthrop Sargent
    Winthrop Sargent (1753-1820), a native of Massachusetts, was appointed by Pres. John Adams on May 7,...
  • David Satcher
    Anniston native David Satcher (1941- ) is noted for serving as Surgeon General of the United States and...
  • Satsuma
    Satsuma is located in northeast Mobile County in the southwest corner of the state. It has a mayor/city...
  • Sci-Quest
    Located in Huntsville, Madison County, Sci-Quest is a hands-on science center that offers visitors more...
  • Scottsboro
    Located in the mountainous northeastern corner of Alabama on the banks of Lake Guntersville on the Tennessee...
  • Scottsboro Trials
    The Scottsboro Trials were among the most infamous episodes of legal injustice in the Jim Crow South....
  • Secession
    Secession is the doctrine that the people of each state, having voluntarily entered the Union, have the...