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The heritage of Pickens County, Alabama, Committee
21 Committee The heritage of Pickens County, Alabama
Clanton, Al Heritage Pub. Consultants 1999 189164730x / 9781891647307 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued 
Blue cover with gilt decorations in a handsome leatherlike binding. Located in the west-central part of the state, Pickens County is a rural county of timbered uplands to the north and rolling plains to the south. During World War II, the Pickens County city of Aliceville served as the site of one of the largest German prisoner of war camps in the nation. Pickens County was created by an act of the Alabama legislature on December 20, 1820. The county was created from part of Tuscaloosa County, which itself was formed in 1818 from territory acquired through land cessions negotiated with the Cherokees and Choctaws in the late 1810s. Pickens County's boundaries changed several times between 1820 and 1866, when its boundaries were finalized. The county was named in honor of Gen. Andrew Pickens of South Carolina, a Revolutionary War hero. Rare. ; Heritage of Alabama series; Vol. 54; 4to 11" - 13" tall; c385 pages 
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The Heritage of Russell County, Alabama, Committee
22 Committee The Heritage of Russell County, Alabama
Clanton, Al Heritage Publishing Consultants 2003 1891647636 / 9781891647635 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Green leather like cover with gilt print. Large heavy book. Russell County was established by an act of the state general assembly on December 18, 1832, from lands ceded to the state by the Creek Indians. The county seat has changed several times: Girard (1833–1839), Crawford originally Crockettsville (1839–1868), Seale (1868–1935) and Phenix City (1935–present). It was named for War of 1812, Col. Gilbert Christian Russell, Sr., 1782–1861, 3rd U.S. Infantry. Its county seat is Phenix City. Its name is in honor of Colonel Gilbert C. Russell, who fought in the wars against the Creek Indians.; Heritage of Alabama series; Vol. 57; Photographs, illustrations, charts; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 586 pages 
Price: 197.97 USD
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The Heritage of Sumter County, Alabama, Committee
23 Committee The Heritage of Sumter County, Alabama
Clanton, Al Heritage Publishing Consultants 2003 1891647644 / 9781891647642 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued 
Blue cover with gilt decorations in a handsome leatherlike binding. Contains historical and genealogical information. Sumter County is located in the west-central part of Alabama in the Black Belt region. Sumter was also the birthplace of Ruby Pickens Tartt, who helped to collect African American narratives and local musical traditions, and of Vera Hall Ward, a blues singer whom Tartt helped bring to fame. The county also was home to Julia S. Tutwiler, pioneer advocate of women's education, prison reform, and women's rights, and who wrote the state song. Sumter County was created by the Alabama legislature on December 18, 1832, from former Choctaw Indian lands ceded to the United States in the Choctaw Treaty of 1830, also known as the Treaty of Dancing Rabbit Creek. Sumter County was named in honor of Gen. Thomas Sumter of South Carolina, a Revolutionary War hero. ; The Heritage of Alabama Series; Vol. 60; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 297 pages 
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The Heritage of Washington County, Alabama, Committee
24 Committee The Heritage of Washington County, Alabama
Clanton, Al Heritage Publishing Consultants, Inc. 2005 Limited Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued 
Blue leatherlike cover with gilt print. Looks new. Extensive index. The county seat is Chatom. The county was named in honor of George Washington, the first President of the United States. The area of today's Washington County was long inhabited by various indigenous people. In historic times, European traders encountered first Choctaw and later Creek Indians, who had moved southwest from Georgia as early European settlers encroached on their land. Washington County was organized on June 4, 1800 from the Tombigbee District of the Mississippi Territory by proclamation of territorial governor Winthrop Sargent. It was the first county organized in what would later become Alabama, as settlers moved westward after the American Revolutionary War. ; The Alabama Heritage Series; Vol. 65; Photographs, Maps, Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 153 pages 
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Southern Writing in the Sixties  Poetry, Corrington, John William & Miller Williams
25 Corrington, John William & Miller Williams Southern Writing in the Sixties Poetry
Lousiana State University Press 1967 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Light green book with gold lettering. Inscribed by one of the poets, J. Edgar Simmons, "For my best freind, Ray, from Joe". Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; Signed by Contributor 
Price: 26.97 USD
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The Heritage of Clarke County, Alabama, Davis-chairman, Walter & Reba Davis-treasurer & Jeanette White-family coordinator & Inez Fleming-topical coordinator & Cassie Gibby Perkins & Ramona Larrimore & Roy Laverne Mott & Jean Payne
26 Davis-chairman, Walter & Reba Davis-treasurer & Jeanette White-family coordinator & Inez Fleming-topical coordinator & Cassie Gibby Perkins & Ramona Larrimore & Roy Laverne Mott & Jean Payne The Heritage of Clarke County, Alabama
Clanton, Al Heritage Publishing Consultants, Inc. 2001 1891647407 / 9781891647406 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued 
Red leatherlike cover with gilt print. Looks new. Clarke County was established on December 10, 1812 by the Mississippi Territory. The county had numerous forts, built by settlers for protection during the Creek War (1813–1814). One of the most notable was Fort Sinquefield.[5] The first county seat was Clarkesville, founded in 1820. The seat was moved to Macon, later renamed Grove Hill, in 1831. During the American Civil War, the county was notable for its salt production. The county seat is Grove Hill. The county was created by the legislature of the Mississippi Territory in 1812. It is named in honor of General John Clarke of Georgia, who was later elected governor of that state.; The Heritage of Alabama Series; Vol. 13; Photographs, Charts, Maps; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 337 pages 
Price: 159.97 USD
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The coal miner's son, Drain, John
27 Drain, John The coal miner's son
Birmingham, AL J. Drain 1985 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Cream color with black lettering. The life story and family history of John Drain a coal miner from Bessemer, Alabama. Rare. ; Photos; p; Signed by Author 
Price: 9.97 USD
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Chain of Prayer Across the Ages, Fourty Centuries of Prayer, 2000 B.C.-A.D. 1912, Fox, Selina Fitzherbert
28 Fox, Selina Fitzherbert Chain of Prayer Across the Ages, Fourty Centuries of Prayer, 2000 B.C.-A.D. 1912
John Murray Publishers Ltd 1961 0719504635 / 9780719504631 Seventh Edition; First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Seventh edition 1956, Reprinted 1961. Dark blue cover with gilt print and outline. ; 24mo 5" - 6" tall 
Price: 11.97 USD
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You Always Think of Home A Portrait of Clay County, Alabama, Grundy, Pamela
29 Grundy, Pamela You Always Think of Home A Portrait of Clay County, Alabama
Athens, GA The University of Georgia Press 1991 0820313041 / 9780820313047 First Edition; Various Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket Illustrated by Elkins, Ken 
As new condition. Red cover with gold print. Dust in brodart mylar protective cover! Interview list. Tables, charts, fully indexed. Scarce. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Photographs; 8vo; 286 pages 
Price: 12.97 USD
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Political power in Birmingham, 1871-1921, Harris, Carl Vernon
30 Harris, Carl Vernon Political power in Birmingham, 1871-1921
Knoxville, TN University of Tennessee Press 1977 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Grey cover with gold lettering. Some yellowing to edges otherwise fine condition. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. The story of Brimingham, not as an industrial center with a rich few, but the political dispursion and concentration not like many industrial cities in this same period. Extensive bibliography and index. ; Twentieth-century America series; Photographs, charts; 318 pages; 
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31 Harris, W. Stuart Dead Towns of Alabama
University, Al Univ of Alabama Pr 1977 0817352325 / 9780817352325 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket Signed by Author
Brown cloth cover. Dust has water stains and chips. Now in Mylar cover. Inscribed by author and signed August 4, 1977. Full notes section and index. This easy-to-use reference work documents the many long-vanished towns, forts, settlements, and former state capitals that were once thriving communities of Alabama.; Photographs; 8.57 X 5.78 X 0.75 inches; 155 pages; Signed by Author 
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Lister Hill, Memorial Addresses and Other Tributes in the Congress of the United States, Hill, Lister
32 Hill, Lister Lister Hill, Memorial Addresses and Other Tributes in the Congress of the United States
U. S. Government Printing 1985 First Impression Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 
Lister Hill Late senator from Alabama. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; 
Price: 13.97 USD
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Thomas Chalmers McCorvey  Teacher, poet, historian, Johnston, George Burke
33 Johnston, George Burke Thomas Chalmers McCorvey Teacher, poet, historian
Blacksburg, VA White Rhinoceros Press 1985 First Impression Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Grey cover with gold print. Fully Indexed. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; 252 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 24.00 USD
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This is Gardendale  The story of the founding and growth of our city Gardendale, Alabama, Jones, Pauline Parker
34 Jones, Pauline Parker This is Gardendale The story of the founding and growth of our city Gardendale, Alabama
Gardendale, Al Retired Adult Club 1976 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Beige cover with brown print. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. The story of Gardendale, Alabama. Numerous people and place names. Scarce. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 131 pages 
Price: 58.95 USD
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Politics & Welfare In Birmingham 1900-1975  (Author Signed), Lamonte, Edward Shannon
35 Lamonte, Edward Shannon Politics & Welfare In Birmingham 1900-1975 (Author Signed)
London, England The University of Alabama Press 1995 0817307540 / 9780817307547 First Edition; Various Hardcover Fine in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed by author. Dust jacket is in protective mylar cover. Bibliographical references, fully indexed. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Photographs; 8vo; 298 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 11.99 USD
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36 Lazenby, Marion Elias History of Methodism in Alabama and West Florida; Being an account of the amazing march of Methodism through Alabama and West Florida
North Alabama Conference and Alabama-West Florida Conference 1960 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Red and black cover with silver print. Has library stamp on end papers and edge of pages, no card or damage otherwise. Very clean with no underlining, highlighting, etc. A great history of Methodism in Alabama and West Florida. Extensive name index in back. ; 1256 pages 
Price: 29.97 USD
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Montgomery and the River Region  Together We Build, Lowry, Charles Christian & Heather A. Edwards & James D. Dunham & Robert Fouts; Commerce, Montgomery
37 Lowry, Charles Christian & Heather A. Edwards & James D. Dunham & Robert Fouts; Commerce, Montgomery Montgomery and the River Region Together We Build
Community Communications 2001 1581920415 / 9781581920413 First Edition; Various Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed "To Aunt Virginia, with much love, your memories of this city were constantly in my mind as I wrote this, Christian Lowry". Beautiful photos of Montgomery and wonderful historical sketches. Rare. ; Color Photographs; 0.5 x 12.25 x 9.25 Inches; 143 pages; P; Signed by Author 
Price: 24.00 USD
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Bloody Creek, May, Agnes
38 May, Agnes Bloody Creek
New York Pageant Press 1963 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed and signed by author. Scarce. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover.We provide delivery tracking on US orders.; 165 pages; p; Signed by Author 
Price: 28.99 USD
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First Baptist Church, Attalla, Alabama, 1887-1987, McClendon, Eleanor
39 McClendon, Eleanor First Baptist Church, Attalla, Alabama, 1887-1987
Tallahassee, FL Rose Printing Co 1995 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 
Glossey cover. Fully Indexed. Rare in this condition.We provide delivery tracking on US orders.; Photographs; 440 pages 
Price: 21.00 USD
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The government of the people of the state of Alabama,, McCorvey, Thomas Chalmers
40 McCorvey, Thomas Chalmers The government of the people of the state of Alabama,
Philadelphia PA Eldredge & Brother 1895 First Edition; Later Printing Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
Tan cover with brown print. Cover has spotting. Contents clean. Binding tight. Pages yellowing. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. Rare.; 128 pages; p 
Price: 68.99 USD
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