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  • Tennessee Valley and Ridge Physiographic Section
    The Tennessee Valley and Ridge section in Alabama is the southernmost section of the Valley and Ridge...
  • Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway
    The Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway is a 234-mile system of canals, locks, and dams that connect the Tennessee...
  • Territorial Period and Early Statehood
    The early history of Alabama as a territory and a state was marked by an increasing number of Americans...
  • Luther Terry
    Luther Terry (1911-1985) served as United States Surgeon General in the 1960s. He led a successful public...
  •  The Anniston Star 
    First published in 1912, the Anniston Star has developed a national reputation for independence, liberalism,...
  • The Commodores
    The funk and soul band the Commodores emerged from Tuskegee Institute (present-day Tuskegee University...
  •  The Huntsville Times 
     The Huntsville Times has served the city of Huntsville and the state for more than 100 years. Among notable...
  •  The Little Foxes 
     The Little Foxes, a play written by New Orleans native Lillian Hellman (1905-1984), is based upon the...
  •  The Mobile Press-Register 
    Alabama's oldest newspaper, the Mobile Press-Register has had many name changes over its long history and...
  •  The New York Times v. Sullivan 
    The New York Times v. Sullivan  (376 U.S. 254 [1964]) was an important U.S. Supreme Court decision guaranteeing...