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  • Eugene B. Sledge
    Mobile native Eugene Sledge (1923-2001) is renowned outside of Alabama largely for his graphic portrayal...
  • Percy Sledge
    Singer Percy Sledge (1940- ) is one of the most identifiable voices in the unique and inimitable genre...
  • Slocomb
    Slocomb is located in Geneva County in the extreme southeastern part of the state, approximately 10 miles...
  • Sloss Furnaces
    Sloss Furnaces, a Birmingham-based iron-manufacturing complex, was established in 1881. The furnace and...
  • Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark
    Sloss Furnaces in Birmingham, Jefferson County, stopped production in 1970 after nearly a century of...
  • Eugene Allen Smith
    Eugene Allen Smith (1841-1927) was a professor, geologist, and naturalist who traveled by mule-drawn...
  • Hazel Brannon Smith
    Alabama born and educated, Hazel Brannon Smith (1914-1994) won the Pulitzer Prize in 1964, the first...
  • Holland Smith
    Alabama native Holland McTyeire Smith (1882-1967) was a U.S. Marine Corps officer whose career spanned...
  • Ozzie Smith
    From 1977 to 1996, Alabama native Osborne "Ozzie" Smith (1954- ) was among the most accomplished athletes...
  • Sol Smith
    Solomon Franklin Smith (1801-1869), known as "Old Sol," was a key writer in the genre of Old Southwest...