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  • Borden Deal
    Borden Deal (1922-1985) was a popular author who wrote 21 novels and more than one hundred short stories....
  • Blanche Evans Dean
    Blanche Evans Dean (1892-1974) was a teacher, author, and conservationist. She was an early advocate...
  • Deatsville
    Deatsville is located in western Elmore County in the east-central part of the state. It has a mayor/city...
  • Decatur
    The city of Decatur is located in northern Alabama along the Tennessee River and is the county seat of...
  • Decoration Day
    Decoration Day is an annual observance at many privately owned southern graveyards during which families...
  • Morris Dees
    Social justice and civil rights activist Morris Dees (1936- ) is the co-founder and director of the ...
  • James Dellet
    James Dellet (1788-1848) was an influential lawyer, politician, and planter in early Alabama. He had...
  • Delmore Brothers
    Alton (1908-1964) and Rabon (1916-1952) Delmore possessed a formidable combination of writing, singing,...
  • Democratic Party in Alabama
    The Alabama Democratic Party has existed for almost as long as Alabama has been a state. It was the strongest...
  • Demopolis
    Located in the East Gulf Coastal Plain physiographic section at the confluence of the Tombigbee and Black...