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Blocton  The History of an Alabama Coal Mining Town, Adams, Charles Edward
1 Adams, Charles Edward Blocton The History of an Alabama Coal Mining Town
Cahaba Trace Commission 2001 0971191301 / 9780971191303 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Red cover with gold lettering. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover.The saga begins with two entrepreneurs, Truman Aldrich and Cornelius Cadle, who created the Cahaba Coal Mining Company and pushed a railroad eight miles into the wilderness of Bibb County, Alabama to tap thick veins of coal deep underground. There, they built the town called Blocton. Beside the company town rose West Blocton. The social fabric of the two communities was extraordinary containing a tapestry of nationalities from Italians to Russian Jews, Slavs, and Welsh. Beautiful collectors grade copy of this book. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 339 pages 
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2 Alabama Memorial Services James B. Allen
U. S. Government Printing 1978 First Impression Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 
Excellent Historical Reference. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; 8vo ; 
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Official Inaugural Program Honoring Governor George C. Wallace, January 14, 1963, Alabama
3 Alabama Official Inaugural Program Honoring Governor George C. Wallace, January 14, 1963
Montgomery, AL Inaugural Committee 1963 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Blue and white cover with photo of George C. Wallace. George Corley Wallace, Jr. (August 25, 1919 – September 13, 1998) was an American politician and the 45th Governor of Alabama, having served two nonconsecutive terms and two consecutive terms as a Democrat: 1963–1967, 1971–1979 and 1983–1987. Wallace has the third longest gubernatorial tenure in post-Constitutional U.S. history at 5,848 days. After four runs for U.S. President (three as a Democrat and one on the American Independent Party ticket), he earned the title "the most influential loser" in 20th century U.S. politics, according to biographers Dan T. Carter and Stephan Lesher.A 1972 assassination attempt left Wallace paralyzed, and he used a wheelchair for the remainder of his life. He is remembered for his Southern populist and segregationist attitudes during the mid-20th century period of the African-American civil rights movement and activism, which gained passage of federal civil rights legislation in the mid-1960s to enforce constitutional rights for all citizens. He eventually renounced segregationism but remained a populist.(Wikipedia); Photographs, Illustrations 
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Official Inaugural Program Honoring Governor Lurleen Wallace January 16, 1967, Alabama
4 Alabama Official Inaugural Program Honoring Governor Lurleen Wallace January 16, 1967
Montgomery, AL Wallace Inaugural Book Commi 1967 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Blue and white cover with photo of Ms. Wallace on front. Lurleen Brigham Burns Wallace (September 19, 1926 – May 7, 1968), born in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, was the 46th governor of Alabama from 1967 until her death in 1968. She was the first wife of Alabama Governor George Corley Wallace, whom she succeeded as governor because the Alabama constitution forbade consecutive terms, and governed for 478 days. She was Alabama's first, and to date, only female governor. She was also the only female governor in U.S. history to have died in office. In 1973, she was posthumously inducted into the Alabama Women's Hall of Fame.(Wikipedia) ; Photographs, illustrations 
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War Comes To Alabama, Alabama, University of
5 Alabama, University of War Comes To Alabama
Tuscaloosa Al Bureau of Public Administation 1943 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Tight paperback. ; p 
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Light in the Valley  History of Dawson Memorial Baptist Church, Atchison, Ray M.; Atchison, Doris Teague
6 Atchison, Ray M.; Atchison, Doris Teague Light in the Valley History of Dawson Memorial Baptist Church
Dawson Memorial Baptist Church 1999 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
The colorful history of this Baptist Church in Birmingham Alabama that grew from 7 members to over 7,000. Many photographs, surnames, maps, etc. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. 
Price: 38.95 USD
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Many Voices, Many Rooms New Anthology of Alabama Writers, Beidler, Philip D. (editor)
7 Beidler, Philip D. (editor) Many Voices, Many Rooms New Anthology of Alabama Writers
Tuscaloosa, AL The University of Alabama Press 1998 0817308679 / 9780817308674 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Red cover with gold print. No dust as issued. Scarce. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 336 pages 
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History Department of Alabama Veterans of Foreign Wars of The United States 50th Aniversary 1899-1949 Veterans of Foreign Wars of The United States, Brown-Walker-Evans
8 Brown-Walker-Evans History Department of Alabama Veterans of Foreign Wars of The United States 50th Aniversary 1899-1949 Veterans of Foreign Wars of The United States
Montgomery, AL The Paragon Press 1949 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
Brown cover with gilt title and emblem of 50th aniversary. Some foxing to front free end paper, rest of pages are clean. NO MARKINGS. Slight sun damage to spine. Tight binding! ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 235 pages 
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History of the Cullman County Baptist Association (Alabama), Calvert, S. J.
9 Calvert, S. J. History of the Cullman County Baptist Association (Alabama)
Cullman AL Cullman Tribune 1934 PhotoCopy; First Impression Manila Folder or Binder Good with no dust jacket 
This a photocopy not an original. A portion of page 29 &30 has been cut out and pages 31-34 is missing. There is a lot of history of the Association and the Churches of the area.(Good Hope, Hopewell, Beech Grove, Bell Springs, Cullman First, Corinth, Duck River, Enon, Flint Creek, First German, Pine Grove) Names of pastors, evangelist,( C.a. Owen, P. M. Jusgrove, C.J. Brown W.H. Guthrie, and many others) Sunday school enrollments, finances. Parts of a Circular letter (sermon) by R. B. Allison is included. Many surnames of people are included which will be important to the historian and genealogist. Rare material.; Photocopy Only; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 36 pages 
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The Heritage of Choctaw County, Alabama, Committee
10 Committee The Heritage of Choctaw County, Alabama
Clanton, Al Heritage Publishing Consultants, Inc. 2001 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 Butler. The county was established on December 29, 1847 and named for the Choctaw tribe of American Indians. Most of the early pioneers of Choctaw County were farmers from North and South Carolina. In 1912 the Alabama, Tennessee and Northern Railroad was completed through the county from north to south, connecting the area to the Port of Mobile and northern Alabama. It induced a population shift from areas near the Tombigbee River to the central part of the county. ; The Alabama Heritage Series; Vol. 12; Photographs, Maps, Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 292 pages 
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The Heritage of Etowah County, Alabama, Committee
11 Committee The Heritage of Etowah County, Alabama
Clanton, Al Heritage Publishing Consultants, Inc. 1999 Limited Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued 
Green leatherlike cover with gilt print. Looks new. Extensive index. Its county seat is Gadsden. Its name is from a Cherokee word meaning "edible tree". In total area, it is the smallest county in Alabama, but one of the most densely populated. Etowah County comprises the Gadsden, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area. The territory of Etowah County was originally split among the neighboring counties, with most of it belonging to DeKalb and Cherokee counties. It was separated and established as Baine County on December 7, 1866, by the first postwar legislature, named for General David W. Baine of the Confederate Army. The county seat was designated as Gadsden.Because of postwar tensions and actions against freedmen, a state constitutional convention was called in 1868. During it, this new county was abolished, replaced on December 1, 1868 by one aligned to the same boundaries and named Etowah County, from a Cherokee language word.[5] Most of the Cherokee had been removed in the 1830s to Indian Territory west of the Mississippi River.; The Alabama Heritage Series; Vol. 28; Photographs, Maps, Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 314 pages 
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The Heritage of Lee County, Alabama, Committee
12 Committee The Heritage of Lee County, Alabama
Clanton, Al Heritage Publishing Consultants 2000 1891647555 / 9781891647550 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued 
Blue leatherlike binding with gilt print. Looks never read. The county seat is Opelika,[2] and the largest city is Auburn. The county is named for General Robert E. Lee (1807–1870), who served as General in Chief of the Armies of the Confederate States in 1865.[3] Lee County comprises the Auburn-Opelika, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is included in the Columbus-Auburn-Opelika, GA-AL Combined Statistical Area.; Heritage of Alabama series; Vol. 41; Photographs, Maps, Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 353 pages 
Price: 99.97 USD
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The heritage of Pickens County, Alabama, Committee
13 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
14 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: 159.97 USD
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The Heritage of Sumter County, Alabama, Committee
15 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
16 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
17 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
18 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 
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19 Gray, David E Doing Research in the Real World
SAGE Publications Ltd 2013 1446295311 / 9781446295311 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued 
3rd Edition looks never used. the Third Edition guides you smoothly through the research process from start to finish setting out the skills needed to design and conduct effective research and introduces the reader to the reality of conducting research in the real world. It gives practical advice on how best to select appropriate projects, design strategies, sources and methods and provides the tools needed to collect, analyze and present data.Applicable to any discipline and firmly rooted in the practicalities of research there are new and exciting chapters on:- Using SPSS for quantitative data analysis- Sampling strategies in quantitative and qualitative research- Approaches to secondary analysis- Using focus groups- Ethnography and participant observation; 9.61 X 6.77 X 1.18 inches; 752 pages 
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You Always Think of Home A Portrait of Clay County, Alabama, Grundy, Pamela
20 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; First Impression 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 8" - 9" tall; 286 pages 
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