People Index - W

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W : 31 Articles Found

  • Horace Ware
    Horace Ware (1812-1890) built Alabama's first permanent ironworks and the first rolling mill, which...
  • Willard Warner
    Willard Warner (1826-1906) was an entrepreneur, politician, soldier, and sometime gold prospector who...
  • Lella Warren
    During a writing career that spanned more than half of the twentieth century, Lella Warren (1899-1982)...
  • Booker T. Washington
    Booker T. Washington (1856-1915) is probably best known as the founder of the Tuskegee Normal and Industrial...
  • William Weatherford
    William Weatherford (ca. 1781-1824), arguably the best known Red Stick war leader in the Creek War of...
  • Maria Howard Weeden
    Maria Howard Weeden (1846-1905), known as Howard, was an Alabama artist who gained international recognition...
  • Myrtice West
    Myrtice Snead West (1923-2010) is among the category of artists who are best described as self-taught....
  • 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...
  • Frank White
    Mississippi native Frank White (1847-1922) served in the Confederate army under Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest...