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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 MarkersDexter Avenue Baptist Church

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Organized in 1877. Dr. King's church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lazer

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/3/2008

last visited: 6/9/2018

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Alabama Historical MarkersThe Alabama State Bar - Montgomery, Alabama

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Marker telling the story of the creation and history of the Alabama State Bar.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 11/3/2011

last visited: 7/27/2017

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Alabama Historical MarkersGovernor Shorter House - Montgomery, Alabama

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Marker in front of the house of Alabama's governor from 1861 to 1863, during the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/14/2011

last visited: 8/19/2013

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Alabama Historical MarkersFred David Gray - Montgomery, AL

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Still practicing law in Alabama, Fred Gray handled numerous civil rights cases in his long career. Marker is located in front of the Alabama Judicial Building. This is same location where Fred Gray's offices were previously.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 2/17/2015

last visited: 7/27/2017

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Alabama Historical MarkersAlabama State Flower

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A marker describing how the camellia became the state flower.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member OHail

location: Alabama

date approved: 11/26/2011

last visited: 7/27/2017

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Alabama Historical MarkersMontgomery's First Election

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A marker commemorating the site of Montgomery's first election.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member OHail

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/26/2011

last visited: 7/27/2017

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Alabama Historical MarkersJonathan Coggswell Farley

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Marker giving the history of Farley and his store and their roles in the early government of the city of Montgomery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member OHail

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/26/2011

last visited: 7/27/2017

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Alabama Historical MarkersMontgomery City-County Public Library - Montgomery, Alabama

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Marker located by the main public library in Montgomery, Alabama. It gives the history of public libraries in the community.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/10/2011

last visited: 1/12/2014

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Alabama Historical MarkersJuliette Hampton Morgan - Montgomery, Alabama

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Marker honoring Juliette Hampton Morgan, who championed the cause of civil rights while working in the public library.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/11/2011

last visited: 11/9/2013

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Alabama Historical MarkersSt. Peter's Roman Catholic Church - Montgomery, Alabama

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Historical marker in front of St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church in Montgomery, Alabama.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 11/21/2011

last visited: 6/12/2015

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Alabama Historical MarkersNaval Heroes of the War of 1812 - Montgomery, AL

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Marker located at corner of Dexter Avenue and McDonough Street, it describes the naming of the nearby cross streets after War of 1812 U.S. naval heroes.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 11/24/2016

last visited: 7/27/2017

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Alabama Historical MarkersMontgomery County - Montgomery, Alabama

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Marker telling the story of the creation and naming of Montgomery County, Alabama.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 11/23/2011

last visited: 8/13/2012

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Alabama Historical MarkersSit-Ins and Marches at the Montgomery County Courthouse - Montgomery, AL

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In the 1960's local African-American college students staged a sit-in a local grill and the marker notes the specifics. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Avenue and South Perry Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 7/18/2016

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersMontgomery County Circuit Court - Montgomery, AL

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Marker is at the intersection of Washington Avenue and South Perry Street and describes this location as the site of major civil right cases heard in the county courthouse.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 7/18/2016

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersKnox Hall - Montgomery, Alabama

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Marker in front of 1840s house in Montgomery, Alabama. The man who built it became the first banker to make loans to the Confederate government.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/15/2011

last visited: 7/27/2017

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Alabama Historical MarkersFirst Baptist Church

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This historic marker stands in front of Montgomery's First Baptist Church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/27/2008

last visited: 7/27/2017

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Alabama Historical MarkersThe Capitol City Guards

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Historical marker commemorating a Montgomery black militia unit.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/11/2011

last visited: 7/27/2017

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Alabama Historical MarkersTeague House - Montgomery, Alabama

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Marker giving the history of the Teague House in Montgomery, Alabama, built in 1848.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 1/10/2012

last visited: 1/12/2014

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Alabama Historical MarkersThe E. L. Posey Parking Lot - Montgomery, Alabama

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Marker indicating the site of the E. L. Posey Parking Lot, which served as a transportation hub for blacks during the Montgomery Bus Boycott.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/19/2011

last visited: 7/27/2017

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Alabama Historical MarkersRay W. Scott Jr. Founded Bass Anglers Movement - Montgomery, AL

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Ironically located in front of the Alabama Forestry Commission, this marker notes the founding of the Bass Anglers Sportsman Society in Montgomery, Alabama.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/23/2016

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersHouse of the Mayors - Montgomery, Alabma

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Marker describing how a house had been home to three mayors in the 1800s, two Montgomery mayors and a former mayor of Fort Deposit who moved to Montgomery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/25/2011

last visited: 1/12/2014

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Alabama Historical MarkersCSA Post Office Department - Montgomery, AL

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This marker is located in front of site of the first offices of the Confederate States Post Office Department, though it was located here only for a short time before the capital was moved to Richmond, VA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 11/30/2012

last visited: 10/23/2013

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Alabama Historical MarkersChris’ Hot Dogs, Established In 1917 - Montgomery, AL

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Located on Dexter Ave., just west of S. Lawrence St., describes the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Chris' Hot Dog restaurant.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 5/22/2017

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersDr. Luther Leonidas Hill - Montgomery, Alabama

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Marker in front of the building that was the office of Dr. L. L. Hill, who performed America's first heart surgery in 1902.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 11/23/2011

last visited: 7/19/2013

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Alabama Historical MarkersDr. J. Marion Sims - Montgomery, Alabama

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Historical marker in front of the building that was the site of the office of Dr. J. Marion Sims, who pioneered surgery for women in the 1840s.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 11/23/2011

last visited: 7/19/2013

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