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  • W. C. Handy Birthplace, Museum, and Library
    The W. C. Handy Birthplace, Museum and Library, in Florence, Lauderdale County, was established to celebrate...
  • Wallace Wade
    Wallace Wade (1892-1986) is considered one of the greatest coaches in the history of college football....
  • Wadley
    Wadley is located in southwest Randolph County in the east-central part of the state on the banks of...
  • Ann Waldron
    Author Ann Waldron (1924-2010) wrote in a number of genres, including children's books, biographies,...
  • Jimmy Wales
    Huntsville native Jimmy Wales (1966- ) is the founder of the Internet Web site Wikipedia, a groundbreaking...
  • Walker County
    The city of Jasper in Walker County was the childhood home of actor George Lindsey, best known for his...
  • Fred "Dixie" Walker and Harry Walker
    Fred (1910-1982) and Harry Walker (1916-1999), who resided for most of their lives in and around Birmingham...
  • John Augustus Walker
    John Augustus Walker (1901-1967) was a Mobile artist best known for the murals he painted for the federal...
  • John Williams Walker
    Few persons have played a more significant role in early Alabama history than John Williams Walker (1783-1823)....
  • Leroy Pope Walker
    Leroy Pope Walker (1817-1884) was a member of one of the most politically powerful families in early...