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  • European Exploration and Colonial Period
    In 1540, Spanish explorer Hernando de Soto and his forces first set foot in what is now Alabama. His...
  • Eutaw
    Eutaw is the county seat of Greene County and is located in west-central Alabama in the Black Belt region....
  • Eva
    Eva is located in southeastern Morgan County in the north-central part of the state. It has a mayor/city...
  • Walker Evans
    Walker Evans (1903-1975) is considered the best American documentary photographer of the twentieth century....
  • Terry Everett
    Robert Terry Everett (1937- ) was a Republican representative to Congress from 1993 to 2009 from Alabama's...
  • Evergreen
    Known as "the Emerald City," Evergreen is located in southwestern Alabama and is the county seat of ...
  • Excel
    Excel is located in southeastern Monroe County in the southwestern part of the state. It has a mayor/city...
  • Extractive Industries
    Extractive industries in Alabama include oil and gas extraction; mining, primarily of coal but also some...