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Cullman County Museum:…

April 27, 2017

The history of Alabama is often marked by stories of cotton, railroads, and large plantations. But in Cullman County is started off in a much different direction. German immigrants, fields of strawberries, and a

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Blount County: Top 9

April 27, 2017

Alabama Bicentennial: Blount County is full of history and adventure. From exploring the caves at Rickwood Caverns State Park to visiting three covered bridges that give Blount County the “Covered Bridge

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Constitution Village,…

April 21, 2017

Farmers looking for fertile land settled almost as soon as Thomas Freeman began surveying the Tennessee River Valley in what now is Madison County. Cheap land and slavery made instant millionaires out of many early

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Huntsville Depot, Huntsville: An Alabama Bicentennial Blog

Huntsville Depot,…

March 10, 2017

This year begins a three-year celebration of the upcoming Alabama Bicentennial in 2019. For three years, we will celebrate Alabama Places (2017), Alabama People (2018), and Alabama Stories (2019). To help

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North Alabama Civil War Trail, Athens: An Alabama Bicentennial Blog

North Alabama Civil War…

March 03, 2017

 This year begins a three-year celebration of the upcoming Alabama Bicentennial in 2019. For three years, we will celebrate Alabama Places (2017), Alabama People (2018), and Alabama Stories (2019). To help

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