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S : 8 Articles Found

  • Sack of Athens
    Located in the upper north-central part of Alabama in Limestone County, the city of Athens was the scene...
  • Sacred Harp National Convention
    The Sacred Harp National Convention is held in Alabama every June. More than 500 participants gather...
  • 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...
  • Second Treaty of Washington (1826)
    The 1826 Treaty of Washington between the United States and the Creek Nation replaced the fraudulent...
  • Selma to Montgomery March
    The 1965 Selma to Montgomery March was the climactic event of the Selma voting rights demonstrations....
  • Stand in the Schoolhouse Door
    The "stand in the schoolhouse door" incident was Alabama Governor George Wallace's symbolic opposition...
  • Streight's Raid
    Streight's Raid, a Civil War campaign conducted by Union colonel Abel D. Streight from April 19...