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  • John T. "Fess" Whatley
    John Tuggle "Fess" Whatley (c. 1895?1972) was one of the most influential and well-known educators...
  • Joseph Wheeler
    Joseph Wheeler (1836-1906) served as the commander of cavalry for the Confederate Army of Tennessee during...
  • Whig Party
    The Whig Party developed during the presidency of Andrew Jackson and enjoyed success in Alabama from...
  • White Hall
    White Hall is located in Lowndes County in the central part of the state, just west of the capital at...
  • Frank White
    Mississippi native Frank White (1847-1922) served in the Confederate army under Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest...
  • Wilcox County
    Located in the southwestern part of the state, Wilcox County is home to the nationally renowned Gee's...
  • Wildflowers of Alabama
    From the northern mountains to the southern coastal plains, Alabama's landscape is blanketed with...
  • Hattie Hooker Wilkins
    Hattie Hooker Wilkins (1875-1949) was the first woman elected to the Alabama State Legislature as a representative....
  • Hank Williams Sr.
    Few performers in the history of country music can compare with Hank Williams Sr. (1923-1953) in terms...
  • Aubrey W. Williams
    Tireless social activist and New Deal program administrator Aubrey Williams (1890-1965) was born, on...