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  • George Andrews
    George William Andrews Jr. (1906-1971) was a Democratic representative to Congress from 1944 to 1965,...
  • Anniston
    The city of Anniston emerged as a key industrial center in the mountainous northeastern section of Alabama...
  • Anniston Army Depot
    Anniston Army Depot was originally conceived as an ammunition storage site in the isolated northeast...
  • Anniston Museum of Natural History
    The Anniston Museum of Natural History in Anniston, Calhoun County, is home to displays that range from...
  • Antebellum Industrialization
    Manufacturing represented a small but expanding sector of Alabama's economy in the antebellum period....
  •  Appalachiosaurus montgomeriensis 
     Appalachiosaurus mont gomeriensis  was a small tyrannosaurid dinosaur that was indigenous to...
  • Arab
    Arab is located primarily in west-central Marshall County, although part of the city also is located...
  • Archaic Period
    Archaeologists refer to the period between about 10,500 to about 3,000 years before the present as the...
  • Archdiocese of Mobile
    What is now known as the Catholic Archdiocese of Mobile was established in 1829 as the Diocese of Mobile....
  • Ardmore
    Ardmore is located in north-central Limestone County on the northern border of the state; it lies across...