Tag: MONTGOMERY COUNTY

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The beginning of Dexter Avenue Baptist Church in Montgomery, Alabama

Excerpt from The Cyclopedia of the Colored Baptists of Alabama – Their Leaders and Their Work copyright 1896 – NOTE: This book contains many…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

Chandelier falls in Alabama Capital on its very first session – considered a bad omen of things to come

CHANDELIER FALLS IN ALABAMA CAPITAL by Hon. E. A. Powell The session of 1845 was the last session of the Legislature held at Tuskaloosa.…

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There was once a Native American town near Montgomery called Alabama

EARLY TIMES IN THE VICINITY OF THE PRESENT CITY OF MONTGOMERY.1 By William Stokes Wyman, LL. D.,2  University of Alabama Part I For the historic associations that cluster around…