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P : 30 Articles Found

  • Poets Laureate of Alabama
    Ten talented writers have served as Alabama's poet laureate since the early 1930s. Nominated by...
  • Benjamin Faneuil Porter
    Benjamin F. Porter (1808-1868) was a prominent legal figure and state legislator in antebellum Alabama...
  • Michael Portier
    Michael Portier (1795-1859) served as the first Catholic Bishop of Mobile from 1829 to 1859. As a newly...
  • Robert Posey
    Alabama native Robert Kelley Posey (1904-1977) was among a select group of Monuments, Fine Arts &...
  • 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...
  • Luke Pryor
    Lawyer, planter, and politician Luke Pryor (1820-1900) served briefly in the U.S. Senate and is little...
  • James Pugh
    James Lawrence Pugh (1820-1907) served in the U.S. House of Representatives on the eve of the Civil War...
  • Pushmataha
    Pushmataha is perhaps the best-known Choctaw leader of the nineteenth century. He is most famous for...
  • André Pénigaut
    André Pénigaut (1680-?) is credited with being Alabama's first literary figure for his...