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  • City of St. Jude
    The Montgomery-based City of St. Jude is a Roman Catholic social-service organization that was established...
  • Civil War Journalism in Alabama
    By the time of the Civil War, newspapers in Alabama had come to occupy an important role as providers...
  • Civil War in Alabama
    The American Civil War remains the most significant event in Alabama's history. The war pitted Unionists...
  • Ferdinand Claiborne
    Politician, planter, and military officer Ferdinand Leigh Claiborne (1772-1815) played a significant...
  • Clanton
    Clanton is the seat of Chilton County and is located in the center of the state. The city was incorporated...
  • James G. "Jim" Clark Jr.
    James G. "Jim" Clark Jr. (1922?2007) was the sheriff of Dallas County from 1955 to 1966. He, along...
  • Clarke County
    Located in the southwestern area of the state, Clarke County's salt works, shipbuilding facilities,...
  • Clay
    Clay is located in northeastern Jefferson County in the central part of the state. It has a mayor/city...
  • Clay County
    Located in east-central Alabama, Clay County is home to large portions of the Talladega National Forest...
  • Clement Claiborne Clay
    Clement Claiborne Clay (1816-1882) was a legislator and lawyer who was a strong advocate of secession...