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  • Selma to Montgomery March
    The 1965 Selma to Montgomery March was the climactic event of the Selma voting rights demonstrations....
  • Raphael Semmes
    Confederate rear admiral and brigadier general Raphael Semmes (1809-1877) left an enduring legacy as...
  • Sequoyah
    Sequoyah (also known as George Guess and George Gist) was one of the most influential men in the history...
  • Lewis Sewall
    Lewis Sewall (1760-1833) was a minor government functionary in the early nineteenth century in the section...
  • Truett Sewell
    Truett "Rip" Sewell (1907-1989) was an Alabama-born pitcher in the major leagues whose best years were...
  • Glenn Shadix
    Best known as a fixture in the movies of director Tim Burton since his role as Otho in Beetlejuice, actor...
  • Sharecropping and Tenant Farming in Alabama
    Sharecropping and tenant farming were the dominant economic model of Alabama agriculture from the late-nineteenth...
  • Christopher Sheats
    As Winston County's representative to Alabama's secession convention in January 1861, Christopher...
  • Sheffield
    Sheffield is located in Colbert County, in the northwestern corner of Alabama on the Mississippi border...
  • Marie Layet Sheip (Marie Stanley)
    Marie Layet Sheip (1885-1936), a native of Mobile, is remembered for a single work, the novel Gulf Stream...