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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 MarkersSpringhill Avenue Temple- Sha'Arai Shomayim Umaskil El Dol-Congregation The Gates of Heaven and the Society of the Friends of the Needy

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Located on Springhill Avenue near Silverwood Street, Mobile

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/25/2019

last visited: 12/23/2019

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Alabama Historical MarkersFirst White House of the Confederacy-Montgomery, AL

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First White House of the Confederacy-Designated Executive Residence by the Provisional Confederate Congress February 21, 1861. President Jefferson Davis and his family lived here until the Confederate Capital moved to Richmond summer 1861.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Alabama

date approved: 11/24/2019

last visited: 9/27/2020

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Alabama Historical MarkersMadison Park School, Montgomery County

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Marker notes the history of the Madison Park School, founded by former slaves in In Montgomery, Alabama in 1880.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 11/24/2019

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersThe Tuskegee Institute Advancement League - Tuskegee, AL

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Marker about the Tuskegee Univ. student organization that was involved in the Civil Rights movement and campus student affairs. It is located on campus on University Ave. near the Kellogg Conference Center.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/12/2019

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersAmelia Boynton Robinson - Tuskegee, AL

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A Civil Rights legend, Amelia Boynton Robinson was first African-American female to run for a seat in the U.S. Congress from the state of Alabama. She was severely in the 1965 Bloody Sunday police beatings at the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/12/2019

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersJessie Parkhurst Guzman - Tuskegee, AL

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Civil Rights advocate and the first black female to seek office in Alabama, Jessie Guzman worked at Tuskegee University for 40 years. Marker located on Chambliss St. at the Local Alumni Clubhouse.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/12/2019

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersArea Churches That Hosted Important Civil Rights Meetings - Tuskegee, AL

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Noted Civil Rights leaders from all over the U.S. used Tuskegee area churches for civil rights meetings and for spiritual needs. Leaders included Dr. Martin Luther King, John Lewis & Ralph Abernathy. Marker located on West Montgomery Rd.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/12/2019

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 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 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 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 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 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 MarkersCharles Goode Gomillion - Tuskegee, AL

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Located at the former home of Charles Gomillion on Bibb St. this marker recognizes his Supreme Court case that led to the 1965 Voting Rights Act.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/12/2019

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersOld Line Road

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Located on US 84 at the Old Line Road

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Alabama

date approved: 9/9/2019

last visited: 8/27/2019

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Alabama Historical MarkersPiache

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Located on US 84 at Old Fort Claiborne Road

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Alabama

date approved: 9/9/2019

last visited: 8/27/2019

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Alabama Historical MarkersPerdue Hill Industrial School

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Located on US 84 just west of Dales Ferry Road in Perdue Hill.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Alabama

date approved: 9/9/2019

last visited: 8/27/2019

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Alabama Historical MarkersSemmes

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Located on US 98 (Moffett Rd) at McCrary Rd.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Alabama

date approved: 9/7/2019

last visited: 8/24/2019

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Alabama Historical MarkersCrawford Methodist Cemetery, Mobile County

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Located on US 98 (Moffett Rd) at Sun Valley Drive.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Alabama

date approved: 9/7/2019

last visited: 8/24/2019

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Alabama Historical MarkersSemmes Heritage Park

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Located at 3871 Wulff Road

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Alabama

date approved: 9/7/2019

last visited: 8/24/2019

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Alabama Historical MarkersAtlantic Coast Line Depot - Ozark, AL

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The Atlantic Coast Line Depot is located at the corner of East Broad Street and Depot Avenue.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 5/8/2019

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersThe J.D. Holman House - Ozark, AL

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The J.D. Holman House historical marker is located in front of the house on East Broad Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 5/8/2019

last visited: 11/22/2020

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Alabama Historical MarkersEbenezer Church - Stanton, AL

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Located within the Ebenezer Baptist Church Cemetery, this marker describes the efforts by the Confederacy to keep the Union military from attacking Selma, which was the second largest arms Confederate manufacturing center.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 5/8/2019

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersD. A. Smith High School/ Professor D. A. Smith, Principal - Ozark, AL

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The D. A. Smith High School/ Professor D. A. Smith, Principal historical marker is located in front of the school on Andrews Avenue.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/13/2019

last visited: 11/22/2020

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Alabama Historical MarkersCoosa County - Rockford, AL

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Rockford, where this marker is located, is the County Seat of Coosa County. The marker is just west of the County Courthouse on Alabama Highway 22.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/9/2019

last visited: never

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