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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 MarkersThe Federal Road - Pintlala, AL

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Located near Hope Hull at the intersection of Cloverfield Road & Federal Road this marker describes a portion of the Federal Road that ran through Alabama.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 1/31/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersGaineswood - Demopolis, Alabama

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Historical marker of mansion listed as a National Historic Landmark in Demopolis.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Alabama

date approved: 11/15/2009

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersMount Olive Missionary Baptist Church - Tuskegee, AL

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Marker located at the church on Cedar Street describes the lineage of this African-American church and its use as a meeting place for civil rights groups.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/12/2019

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersPintlala School - Hope Hull, Alabama

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Marker giving the history of Pintlala School in Hope Hull, Alabama.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/26/2012

last visited: 1/21/2014

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Alabama Historical MarkersGrange Hall School - Hope Hull, Alabama

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Marker giving the history of the school that used the old Grange Hall in Pintlala for several decades.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/27/2012

last visited: 1/21/2014

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Alabama Historical MarkersPintlala Grange Hall - Hope Hull, Alabama

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The marker gives the history of the Grange Hall in the small community of Pintlala, Alabama.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/31/2012

last visited: 1/21/2014

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Alabama Historical MarkersBartram's Trail - Tuskegee National Forest, Alabama

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Bartram's Trail Marker in the Tuskegee National Forest, Alabama

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/18/2011

last visited: 11/16/2016

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Alabama Historical MarkersFederal Road, 1805 - Hope Hull, AL

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This marker indicating the route of the Federal Road was placed by the DAR in 1933.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/4/2013

last visited: 1/21/2014

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Alabama Historical MarkersVillage One - Sheffield, AL

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Village One's streets were laid out in a "Liberty Bell" pattern.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 2/8/2015

last visited: 3/18/2017

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Alabama Historical MarkersWhitfield Canal

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Near the original canal today.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lazer

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/2/2009

last visited: 1/14/2019

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Alabama Historical MarkersWilliam P. Mitchell (1912-1986) - Tuskegee, AL

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Located on North Elm Street, the marker notes the actions required for blacks to be able to vote and the court cases at the U.S. District and Supreme Court levels required to permit blacks to register to vote.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/12/2019

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersMacon County Legal Milestone - Tuskegee, AL

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This historic marker is located in front of the Macon County Courthouse in Tuskegee, Alabama.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 9/28/2012

last visited: 7/28/2017

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Alabama Historical Markers“Trade With Your Friends” - Tuskegee, AL

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Marker about the disenfranchisement of the African-American voters in Tuskegee due to a state senator changing the city election districts and the resulting boycott of white businesses. Located on Westside St next to the city square.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/12/2019

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersButler Chapel AME Zion Church - Tuskegee, AL

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Marked describing the history of the Butler Chapel AME Zion Church in Tuskegee, AL.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/5/2013

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersSamuel “Sammy” Leamon Younge, Jr. - Tuskegee, AL

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Marker located on East Martin Luther King Hwy near Maple St describes the murder of the first African-American student killed during the Civil Rights movement. The man who murdered him was indicted but found not guilty by an all-white jury.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/12/2019

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersRosa Parks - Tuskegee, AL

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Civil Rights activist and Nobel Peace Prize winner, Rosa Parks civil disobedience on a city bus led to a bus boycott and partially led to to court rulings that bus segregation was illegal.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/12/2019

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersHistory of Sheffield - Sheffield, AL

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Sheffield, Alabama was named for Sheffield, England.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 2/8/2015

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersOld Railroad Bed - Sheffield, AL

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This two sided marker is located on Ashe Blvd., Sheffield, AL, at the Tennessee River. Parking is available.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North

location: Alabama

date approved: 7/5/2013

last visited: 7/4/2013

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Alabama Historical MarkersOld Railroad Bridge - Sheffield, AL

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This marker is located on Ashe Blvd., Sheffield, AL, at the Tennessee River. Parking is available near the “Old Railway Bed” marker at N 34° 46.764 W 087° 40.032. There is a paved path to the lower section of the bridge and this marker.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North

location: Alabama

date approved: 7/5/2013

last visited: 7/4/2013

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Alabama Historical MarkersTuskegee High School - Tuskegee, AL

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An important Civil Rights case that led to the court ordered integration of the local High School. Despite all the whites leaving that high school, the court case led to the nation-wide desegregation of schools. Located at S. Main & E. Price St.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/12/2019

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersFurnace Hill - Sheffield, AL

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Furnace Hill was home to five blast furnaces from 1885 until 1927.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 2/8/2015

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersLieutenant Colonel Dallas B. Smith - Opelika, AL

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Marker at an Opelika armory named after Lt. Col. Smith, a decorated World War I veteran and community leader.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 7/8/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersSalem Shotwell Covered Bridge - Opelika, AL

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On August 14, 2007, a restored Salem-Shotwell Covered Bridge was dedicated in its new location in Municipal Park in Opelika, Alabama. During the ceremony, this historic marker was unveiled.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 7/14/2013

last visited: 7/6/2014

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Alabama Historical MarkersWorld War II Memorial - Florence, AL

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The World War II Memorial is dedicated to the memory of the 131 men from Lauderdale County who sacrificed their lives in the defense of our Nation during World War II.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/14/2013

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersKorean War Memorial - Florence, AL

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In honor of the men and women from Lauderdale County who served this nation during the Korean War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/14/2013

last visited: never

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