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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 MarkersSelma Army Arsenal (1862~1865) - Selma, AL

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Marker describes the history of the Selma Arsenal and its destruction during the Battle of Selma. Marker is at the intersection of Church Street and Arsenal Place.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 4/29/2015

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersBurning of Downtown (St. Paul's Episcopal Church) - Selma, AL

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Describes the Battle of Selma and Federal burning of the St. Paul's Episcopal Church and other parts of the town. Marker located at the intersection of Lauderdale Street and Alabama Avenue. Reverse of marker includes battle map.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 4/29/2015

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersR.B. Hudson High School - Selma, AL

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Location of first Selma High School whose students played a role in the Civil Rights Movement. Located at the intersection of Summerfield Road and 1st Avenue.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 4/29/2015

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Alabama Historical MarkersThe Sleeping Prophet - Selma, AL

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Edgar Cayce was an American mystic who allegedly possessed the ability to answer questions on various subjects and had a photo studio here. Located near 23 Broad St.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 4/29/2015

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersLast Stronghold Falls (Alabama & Mississippi Railroad Depot) - Selma, AL

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Describes the last chance to defend Selma by using the railroad bed as defenses. Marker is at the intersection of Broad St. (Bus U.S. 80) and Voeglin Ave just south of the train tracks,

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location: Alabama

date approved: 4/29/2015

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersThe La Clede Hotel

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On the wall at 150 Government St. in Mobile

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/7/2015

last visited: 4/8/2015

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Alabama Historical MarkersA County Older Than the State-Baldwin County

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At the courthouse in Bay Minette.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/7/2015

last visited: 4/8/2015

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Alabama Historical MarkersInitial Survey Point

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At the state line on US 431

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/7/2015

last visited: 4/8/2015

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Alabama Historical MarkersTabernacle Baptist Church (Dallas County) - Selma, AL

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Lists the pastors and leadership of the church and their impact on Civil Rights and the church. Marker is at the intersection of Broad St and Minter Ave on the left side of the church on Broad St.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 4/7/2015

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersTabernacle Baptist Church (Dallas County) - Selma, AL

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One of two markers in front of this historic church, notes its beginnings and architecture. Marker is at the intersection of Broad Street and Minter Avenue.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 4/7/2015

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Alabama Historical Markers'Bloody Sunday' Attack at Edmund Pettus Bridge - Selma, AL

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Describes the beginning moments of the Selma to Montgomery Voting Rights March. Marker is at the intersection of Broad Street and Water Avenue.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 4/7/2015

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Alabama Historical MarkersU.S. Congress Approves Voting Rights Act of 1965 - Selma, AL

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Describes the events and actions that led to President Johnson signing the Voting Rights Act of 1965. Marker is at the intersection of Broad Street and Water Avenue.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 4/7/2015

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersRedoubt No. 15 - Selma. AL

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Part of the fortifications in Selma, this marker notes the Battle of Selma at the end of the Civil War. Marker is at the intersection of Summerfield Road and Battery Avenue.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 4/7/2015

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersUnion Troops Charge - Selma, AL

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Notes the major actions at nearby fortifications in Selma during the Battle of Selma at the end of the Civil War. Marker is at the intersection of Summerfield Road and Highland Avenue.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 4/7/2015

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersInterior Redoubt No. III - Selma, AL

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Part of the fortifications in Selma, this marker notes the Battle of Selma at the end of the Civil War. Marker is at the intersection of Lapsley Road and Buckeye Avenue.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 4/7/2015

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersMount Olive Baptist Church

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On GA 165 at Nuckols Rd north of Fort Mitchell.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/26/2015

last visited: 3/29/2015

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Alabama Historical MarkersSpanish Fort, 1689-1691

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On AL 165 at Terminal Rd in Holy Trinity.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/26/2015

last visited: 3/29/2015

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Alabama Historical MarkersJohn Crowell

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Located at the Fort Mitchell Historic Landmark Park in front of the Cantey Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/24/2015

last visited: 3/29/2015

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Alabama Historical MarkersAsbury School and Mission-1 Mile North of Ft. Mitchell

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Located at the Fort Mitchell Historic Landmark Park in front of the Cantey Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/24/2015

last visited: 3/29/2015

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Alabama Historical MarkersOld Federal Road - Pine Orchard, AL

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One of eight stone markers along the Alabama portion of the Federal road established as a postal route by President Jefferson. Located on County Road 5, south of County Road 42.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 3/24/2015

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersOld Federal Road - Burnt Corn, AL

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One of eight stone markers along the Alabama portion of the Federal road established as a postal route by President Jefferson. Located at the intersection of County Road 5 and County Road 15.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 3/24/2015

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Alabama Historical MarkersOld Federal Road - Midway Alabama

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One of eight stone markers along the Alabama portion of the Federal road established as a postal route by President Jefferson. Located at the intersection of County Road 1 and State Route 83 in Conecuh County.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 3/24/2015

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Alabama Historical MarkersOld Federal Road - Bermuda, AL

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One of eight stone markers along the Alabama portion of the Federal road established as a postal route by President Jefferson. Located at the intersection of County Road 5 and County Road 20.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 3/24/2015

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Alabama Historical MarkersJames Cantey

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Located at the Fort Mitchell Historic Landmark Park in front of the Cantey Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/24/2015

last visited: 3/29/2015

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Alabama Historical MarkersCapitol Heights Elementary School - Montgomery, AL

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Notes the early firsts of an important elementary school in Capitol Heights and the local efforts to rebuild after fire destroyed it in 1976. Located on Winona Avenue at Florida Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/22/2015

last visited: never

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