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Alabama Historical Markers
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Roadside historic markers are our windows to the past. They educate us, they make us curious to investigate, or they provide a nice excuse to take a break and stretch our legs while we read what happened here. This category is for those markers found in the state of Alabama.
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Alabama Historical MarkersAntioch Cemetery - Oneonta, AL

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The Antioch Cemetery historical marker is located near the Antioch Cemetery sign on Blount County road 20.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 1/18/2019

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersSt. Paul A.M.E. Church - Montgomery, AL

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Mounted on the church, near the entrance, this marker is located on East Patton Avenue and describes the history of the St. Paul AME Church and a noted parishioner Rosa Parks.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/23/2018

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersRosa Parks's Faith Guided Her Life - Montgomery, AL

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Located on East Patton Avenue at Wesley Drive, notes the life of Civil Rights leader Rosa Parks. The marker was erected as part of the inaugural Rosa Parks Day.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 12/23/2018

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersRosa Parks Returns to St. Paul AME - Montgomery, AL

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Located on East Patton Avenue at Wesley Drive, recognizes the final part of the life of Civil Rights leader Rosa Parks. The marker was erected as part of the inaugural Rosa Parks Day.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/23/2018

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersThe History of Paint Rock/Paint Rock Arrests in 1931 Began 'Scottsboro Boys' Cases -Paint Rock. AL

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The The History of Paint Rock/Paint Rock Arrests in 1931 Began 'Scottsboro Boys' Cases historical marker is located at the Paint Rock Senior Center on US Highway 72.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/22/2018

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersBethel Cemetery Madison County - Paint Rock. AL

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The Bethel Cemetery Madison County historical marker is located at the cemetery on Keel Hollow Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/22/2018

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersWhitaker Cemetery Madison County - New Hope, AL

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The Whitaker Cemetery Madison County historical marker is located near the center of the cemetery on Ikard Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/22/2018

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersWalnut Grove Cumberland Presbyterian Church - New Hope, AL

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The Walnut Grove Cumberland Presbyterian Church historical marker is located at the church on New Hope Cedar Point Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/22/2018

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersBartram's Trail - Greenville, AL

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William Bartram traveled the Southeast U.S., including Butler County, from 1773 through 1777. He published observations of plants, animals, geography and people in 1791. Marker located along Sherling Lake Road west of Braggs Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 8/18/2018

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersGary's Stockade - Greenville, AL

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Due to Indian attacks, a settler built a block house and charged other settlers to use it. An Indian massacre nearby led the government to build a fort, making this one useless. Located northwest of Greenville, at the Old Shiloh Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 8/18/2018

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersOgly-Stroud Massacre - Greenville, AL

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Located northwest of Greenville, at the Old Shiloh Cemetery, along Sherling Lake Road. This marker notes one of the two Indian massacres, that occurred in March, 1818, in Butler County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 8/18/2018

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersThe Potters of Rock Mills - Rock Mills, AL

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Located on CR 91 at CR 2206, this two-sided marker notes the many families and potteries established in the area and the wares produced.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 7/20/2018

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersPottery Shops in Rock Mills - Rock Mills, AL

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Located on CR 91 at CR 2206, this marker notes the many potteries established in the area and the wares produced.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 7/20/2018

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersEarly Pottery Shops of Randolph County - Bacon Level, AL

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Located on CR 16 at CR 75, this marker notes the pottery industry settlers of the local area. It describes where the potter families came from to settle here and where they ventured.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 7/20/2018

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersPottery-Making Families of Randolph County - Bacon Level, AL

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Located on CR 16 at CR 75, this marker notes the pottery industry of the local area. They used the local porcelain white clay, and some local red clay with an outer glaze of hickory ashes giving a tan or brown glaze.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 7/20/2018

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersThe De Soto Trail - near Ardmore, AL

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Marker on sidewalk between the Welcome Center building and the Saturn Rocket. The trail history verse the man's history.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Alabama

date approved: 7/20/2018

last visited: 7/12/2018

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Alabama Historical MarkersHernando De Soto in Alabama - near Ardmore, AL

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Marker in the Ardmore Welcome Center (I-65)

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Alabama

date approved: 6/3/2018

last visited: 7/12/2018

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Alabama Historical MarkersClay Methodist Cemetery - Clay, AL

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The Clay Methodist Cemetery historical marker is located in the cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 5/20/2018

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersJackson's Death Led to 'Bloody Sunday' March - Marion, AL

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Marker located at corner of Pickens and Jefferson Streets, notes the death of a civil rights worker which led to the Bloody Sunday March in Selma, Alabama across the Edmund Pettus bridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 5/20/2018

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersJimmie Lee Jackson, Voting Rights Martyr - Marion, AL

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Marker describes the death of a civil rights worker that led to the Bloody Sunday march in Selma, Alabama. Marker is at the corner of Pickens and Jefferson Streets.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 5/20/2018

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersColumbia Cemetery - Columbia, Alabama

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Marker is located within the cemetery, this double-sided marker on West Church Street notes how the land was acquired for the cemetery and the history of some of those interred.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/10/2018

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersDothan Dixie Standpipe - Dothan, AL

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Located at the intersection of East Powell Street and North St Andrews Street, near the old train depot, this marker notes the importance of the water tower next to it.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/10/2018

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersTrail of Tears John Benge Route Fort Payne, Alabama to Oklahoma

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Trail of Tears John Benge Route Fort Payne, Alabama to Oklahoma

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location: Alabama

date approved: 4/10/2018

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersDaniel Dozier - Dozier, Alabama

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Located on US Highway 29, south of Brantley, this marker is at the Dozier Cemetery and provides a history of the town of Dozier and its namesake.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/16/2018

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersTuskegee Army Air Field Hangar - Troy, AL

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Marker is located at the Troy Municipal Airport, north of the City of Troy. It describes the nearby three hangars used by the Tuskegee Airmen during their training in Tuskegee. There were relocated here for reuse.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/16/2018

last visited: never

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