Antebellum Alabama

  • Amos, Harriet E. Cotton City: Urban Development in Antebellum Mobile. Tuscaloosa: Univ. of Alabama Press, 1985.

  • Bailey, Hugh C. John Williams Walker: A Study in the Political, Social and Cultural Life of the Old Southwest. University: University of Alabama Press, 1964.

  • Brantley, William H. Jr. Banking in Alabama: 1816-1860. 2 vols. Birmingham: Birmingham Printing, 1961.

  • Butler, Stephen R. Alabama Volunteers in the Mexican War: 1846-1848. Richardson, TX: Descendants of Mexican War Veterans, 1996.

  • Davis, Charles S. The Cotton Kingdom in Alabama. Montgomery: Alabama State Department of Archives and History, 1939.

  • Dorman, Lewy. Party Politics in Alabama from 1850 through 1860. Wetumpka: Wetumpka Publishing Company, 1935.

  • Dupre, Daniel S. Transforming the Cotton Frontier: Madison County, Alabama, 1800-1840. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1997.

  • Jordan, Weymouth T. Antebellum Alabama: Town and Country. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 1957.

  • Lane, Mills. Architecture of the Old South: Mississippi / Alabama. New York: Abbeville Press, 1989.

  • Owsley, Frank L. Plain Folk of the Old South. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1982 (rev. of 1949 ed.).

  • Sellers, James B. Slavery in Alabama. University: University of Alabama Press, 1950.

  • Thorton, J. Mills, III. Politics and Power in a Slave Society. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1978.

  • Young, Mary Elizabeth. Redskins, Ruffleshirts, and Rednecks: Indian Allotments in Alabama and Mississippi, 1830-1860. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1961.

  • Updated: January 12, 2007
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