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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 MarkersNewville Baptist Church Cemetery - Newville, AL

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History of land purchases for the cemetery located adjacent to the Newville Baptist church at the intersection of West Columbia Road and Railroad Street.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 3/6/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersNewville Baptist Church - Newville, AL

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History of the Newville Baptist Church located at the intersection of West Columbia Road and Railroad Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/6/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersHenry County Training School - Abbeville, AL

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Located a few miles west of Abbeville this school was the main educational center for black students in Henry County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/6/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersFirst Free Secondary School - Abbeville, AL

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Marker about famous early school in Abbeville and known as the educational center of southeast U.S.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/6/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersThe Southeast Alabama Agricultural School - Abbeville, AL

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Located at the corner of West College and Trawick Street was the first school in Alabama to offer a free secondary education.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 3/6/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersNewville Rosenwald School - Newville, AL

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Describes the history of one of the Rosenwald Foundation schools and the first black school in Newville.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/6/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersNewville High School - Newville, AL

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History of the high schools of Newville, Alabama. The last building was closed in 1968.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/6/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersNewville Pioneers - Newville, AL

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Marker details the names of the early pioneers of the area and their hard work. Marker located in small donated park.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 3/6/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersNewville, Alabama

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Marker explains the early settling of the town of Newville and its later decline.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/6/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersBarbour County High School - Clio, AL

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Marker explains the history of the Old Barbour County High School in Clio. Former Governor George C. Wallace was a graduate.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 3/6/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersOrion Institute - Orion, AL

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Rural marker located at intersection of Pike County Roads 37 and 105 about the Orion settlers and early school.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 3/6/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersNoble Leslie DeVotie - Ft. Morgan, AL

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Noble Leslie DeVotie was the first Alabama soldier to die in the Civil War.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 2/12/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersFairfax First Christian Church - Valley, AL

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Located near the old mills on Boulevard in west Valley, this historic church has many original features and is an historic landmark building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 2/9/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersWest Point Manufacturing Company - Valley, AL

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History of the West Point textile mills in Valley, AL. All the mills are now closed and most are being torn down now.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 2/9/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersLanier High School - Lanett, AL

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Located on Cherry Drive in Lanett, this marker describes the history of Lanier High School, now demolished.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 2/9/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersProvidence Baptist Church - Lanett, AL

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Located about 5 miles west of Lanett on Country Club Rd, this marker provides the early history of this church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 2/9/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersThe Lafayette Presbyterian Church - Lafayette, AL

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Original wooden Presbyterian church building located at the corner of 1st Street and 2nd Avenue in Lafayette.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 2/9/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersLafayette Cemetery - Lafayette, AL

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Marker describes the beginnings of the Lafayette cemetery and some of its famous burials.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 2/9/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersPat Garrett, "The Man Who Shot Billy the Kid" - Cusseta, AL

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Marker provides the early history of Pat Garrett, born in Cusseta Alabama, and move to southwest U.S.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 2/9/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersPat Garrett and Billy the Kid - Cusseta, AL

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Marker tells of the Alabama born Pat Garrett and his history with Billy the Kid in New Mexico.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 2/9/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersFairfax Kindergarten - Valley, AL

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One of the Mill built kindergarten buildings located on Boulevard in west Valley is now used as a social center.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 2/9/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersOrange Beach, Alabama - Orange Beach, AL

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Orange Beach was named for the oranges that were grown here and exported until the hard-freezes of 1916.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 2/6/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersOrange Beach Community Cemetery - Orange Beach, AL

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Orange Beach Community Cemetery was formerly known as Bear Point Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 2/6/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersNewton - Town on the Hill 1834/Newton - Third County Seat of Dale County -

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Newton was designated the county seat of Dale County on February 9, 1843 after the west half of Dale County became Coffee County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 2/1/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersPeniel Baptist Church 1852 - 2004 - Skipperville, AL

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Peniel Baptist Church was established about 1852.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 2/1/2014

last visited: never

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