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  • Constitutional Convention of 1901
    Called primarily to establish white supremacy by disfranchising blacks, the Constitutional Convention...
  • Constitutional Reform
    There have been many attempts over the years to reform the 1901 version of Alabama's Constitution,...
  • Convict-Lease System
    Between 1875 and 1928, the state and counties of Alabama profited from a form of prison labor known as...
  • Coosa County
    Located in east-central Alabama, Coosa County is home to several recreational water resources, including...
  • Coosa River Whitewater Festival
    The Coosa River Whitewater Festival is a three-day annual event sponsored by the Coosa River Paddling...
  • Coosada
    Coosada is located in the southwest corner of Elmore County in the east-central part of the state. It...
  • Cordova
    Cordova is located in central Walker County, in the north-central part of the state. It has a mayor/council...
  • Cotton
    Cotton, perhaps more than anything else, was the driving economic force in the creation of Alabama. The...
  • Cottonwood
    Cottonwood is located in south-central Houston County in the extreme southeast corner of the state. It...
  • Country Club of Birmingham
    Founded in 1898 by 77 men, the very exclusive Country Club of Birmingham (CCB) was first located near...