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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 MarkersAir University - Montgomery, Alabama

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Marker telling the history of the establishment of Air University at Maxwell Air Force Base.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 11/1/2011

last visited: 3/8/2014

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Alabama Historical MarkersGeneral James Wilson - Montgomery, Alabama

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Major General James Wilson moved through this area in April 1865 as part of the final sweep of Union forces through Alabama during the closing weeks of the American Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/3/2012

last visited: 3/8/2014

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Alabama Historical MarkersWilson's Raiders - Montgomery, Alabama

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Major General James Wilson led his Union cavalry troops through Alabama into Georgia during the last weeks of the American Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/3/2012

last visited: 3/8/2014

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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 Regular Member hoteltwo

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 Regular 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.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/23/2018

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersGeneral Claire Chennault - Montgomery, Alabama

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Marker telling the story of Claire L. Chennault who achieved fame as the creator of the "Flying Tigers" of World War II fame.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/18/2012

last visited: 4/22/2014

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Alabama Historical MarkersThree Men On a Flying Trapeze - Montgomery, Alabama

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Marker telling the story of the aerial demonstration group known as "Three Men On a Flying Trapeze." The marker is located in front Base Operations and Passenger Terminal at Maxwell Air Force Base, which was in use at the time.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/18/2012

last visited: 3/8/2014

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Alabama Historical MarkersThe Buckeye Division - WWI - Montgomery, Alabama

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Marker telling the story of the 37th Division, the Buckeye Division, in World War I.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/8/2011

last visited: 2/21/2014

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Alabama Historical MarkersThe Buckeye Division - WWII and Korea - Montgomery, Alabama

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Marker telling the story of the 37th Division, the Buckeye Division, in World War II and Korea.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/9/2011

last visited: 2/21/2014

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Alabama Historical Markers4th Alabama Regiment - Montgomery, Alabama

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This marker is located at the site of Camp Sheridan, a WWI training base in Montgomery, Alabama. The 4th Alabama Infantry Regiment served in the Eastern Theater of the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/15/2011

last visited: 2/21/2014

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Alabama Historical MarkersAlabama's Own - Montgomery, Alabama

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Marker telling the story of the training of the 4th Alabama National Guard Regiment at Vandiver Park in 1916, along with the later history of the regiment.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/17/2011

last visited: 2/21/2014

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Alabama Historical Markers9th Infantry Division - Montgomery, Alabama

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Marker giving the history of the 9th Infantry Division beginning with its organization in July 1918 for duty in World War I.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/21/2011

last visited: 2/21/2014

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Alabama Historical MarkersThe Old Reliables - Montgomery, Alabama

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Marker telling the history of the 9th Infantry Division from its reactivation in 1967 until it was deactivated again in 1992.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/23/2011

last visited: 2/21/2014

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Alabama Historical MarkersGunter Annex - Montgomery, Alabama

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Marker giving the history of Gunter Annex from Montgomery Municipal Airport to Annex to Maxwell Air Force Base.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/21/2012

last visited: 9/22/2019

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Alabama Historical MarkersGunter Basic Flying Training School - Montgomery, Alabama

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Marker giving the history of the World War II flying training school where over 12,000 pilots from several countries graduated.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/10/2012

last visited: 8/17/2013

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Alabama Historical MarkersPickett Springs Resort - Montgomery, Alabama

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Two-sided marker telling the story of Pickett Springs, a popular recreation spot over a century ago.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 6/23/2012

last visited: 2/21/2014

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Alabama Historical MarkersOld Elam Baptist Church Cemetery - Montgomery, AL

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Located on Gunter Park Drive, just east of Cong W L Dickinson Drive, describes the history of the cemetery and those who are buried here. Another marker nearby has been erected to note the history of the church.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/12/2017

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersOld Elam Baptist Church - Montgomery, AL

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Located on Cong W L Dickinson Drive near Gunter Park Drive, notes the history of the church and nearby cemetery. Another separate marker is located at the cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/12/2017

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersTeague Road - Montgomery, Alabama

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What probably started as a small country road is now a multi-lane highway thanks to the building of the Hyundai Plant in Montgomery County. This marker tells the history of the road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 6/19/2012

last visited: 7/31/2013

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Alabama Historical MarkersWilliam Wyatt Bibb (1781-1820) - Millbrook, AL

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Marker, located on Main Street in front of City Hall, provides a short history of the first governor of Alabama.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 1/8/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersWilliam Wyatt Bibb grave

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A marker giving the directions to the final resting place of and a little history about William Wyatt Bibb, Alabama's first governor.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member OHail

location: Alabama

date approved: 1/3/2012

last visited: 1/8/2014

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Alabama Historical MarkersRocky Mount Cemetery - Millbrook, AL

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This marker is located behind the fence surrounding the Rocy Mount Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/11/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersAbner McGehee - Hope Hull, AL

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Located in the woods off Folmar Parkway, this cemetery and marker describes one of the early settlers of Hope Hull.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/28/2013

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersEarly Alabama Entrepreneur - Hope Hull, AL

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Describes the farming and business sense of one of Hope Hull's early settlers, Abner McGehee. Marker located in the woods off a dirt road southwest of Folmar Parkway.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/28/2013

last visited: never

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