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  • 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...
  • Argo
    Argo is located in west-central St. Clair County and northeast Jefferson County in the central part of...
  • Ariton
    Ariton is located in northwest Dale County in the southeast corner of the state. It has a mayor/city...
  • Arley
    Arley is located in southeastern Winston County in the northwestern corner of the state. It has a mayor/city...
  • Arlington Antebellum Home and Gardens
    Located in the Birmingham community of Elyton, Arlington Antebellum Home and Gardens is a historic house...
  • Richard Arrington Jr.
    Richard Arrington Jr. (1934- ) was the first African American mayor of Birmingham, Jefferson County,...
  • Ashford
    Ashford is located in the southeast corner of Alabama in Houston County. It has a mayor/council form...
  • Ashland
    Ashland is located in east-central Alabama and is the county seat of Clay County. Ashland is named for...