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  • Samuel Peck
    Samuel Minturn Peck (1854-1938) was Alabama's first poet laureate. He published seven collections...
  • Pelham
    Pelham is located in Shelby County in central Alabama. It has a mayor-city council form of government....
  • John Pelham
    John Pelham (1838-1863) of Alabama was one of the most noted Confederate artillery officers of the American...
  • Pell City
    Pell City is one of two county seats of St. Clair County, the other being Ashville; it is located in...
  • Dan Penn
    Wallace Daniel Pennington (1941- ) of Vernon, Lamar County, is a songwriter, singer, producer, and guitarist....
  • Penny Savings Bank of Birmingham
    The Penny Savings Bank, founded by Reverend William Reuben Pettiford in Birmingham in 1890, was the first...
  • Claude D. Pepper
    Claude Denson Pepper (1900-1989) was one of the most prominent southern liberal politicians of the twentieth...
  • Walker Percy
    Walker Percy (1916-1990) was an internationally renowned novelist and essay writer who was born and raised...
  • Perdido Beach
    Perdido Beach is located in southern Baldwin County in the southwest corner of the state on Perdido Bay...
  • Perry County
    Located in the west-central part of the state, Perry County is part of Alabama's Black Belt region....