General Alabama History



  • Armes, Ethel. The Story of Coal and Iron in Alabama. Birmingham: Book-Keepers Press, 1972 [reprint of 1910 ed.].

  • Atkins, Leah Rawls; William Warren Rogers, and Robert David Ward. An Alabama Legacy: Images of a State. Virginia Beach, VA: The Donning Company/Publishers, 1995.

  • Blevins, Brooks. Cattle in the Cotton Fields: A History of Cattle Raising in Alabama. Tuscaloosa: Univ. of Alabama Press, 1998.

  • Brewer, Willis. Alabama, Her History and Resources, War Record and Public Men. Spartanburg: The Reprint Company Publishers, 1975 ( 1872 ).

  • Clark, Willis G. History of Education in Alabama: 1702-1889. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1889.

  • Cline, Wayne. Alabama Railroads. Tuscaloosa: Univ. of Alabama Press, 1997.

  • DuBose, Joel C. Notable Men of Alabama: Personal and Genealogical, with Portraits. 2 vols. Spartanburg: The Reprint Co., 1976 [reprint of 1904 ed.].

  • Flynt, Wayne. Poor But Proud: Alabama’s Poor Whites. Tuscaloosa: Univ. of Alabama Press, 1989.

  • Foscue, Virginia O. Place Names in Alabama. Tuscaloosa: Univ. of Alabama Press, 1989.

  • Griffith, Lucille. Alabama: A Documentary History to 1900. University: University of Alabama Press, 1950.

  • Hamilton, Virginia Van der Veer. Alabama, A Bicentennial History. Nashville: American Association for State and Local History, 1977.

  • Holley, Howard L. A History of Medicine in Alabama. Birmingham: The University of Alabama School of Medicine, 1982.

  • Jackson, Harvey H. Rivers of History: Life on the Coosa, Tallapoosa, Cahaba, and Alabama. Tuscaloosa: Univ. of Alabama Press, 1995.

  • Long, John H., ed. and Peggy Sinko, comp. Atlas of Historical County Boundaries: Alabama. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1996.

  • McMillan, Malcolm Cook. Constitutional Development in Alabama , 1798-1901: A Study in Politics, the Negro, and Sectionalism. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1955.

  • Norrell, Robert J. The Alabama Story. Tuscaloosa: The Yellowhammer Co., 1993.

  • Owen, Thomas M. History of Alabama and Dictionary of Alabama Biography. Spartanburg: The Reprint Company Publishers 1978 (1921).

  • Pickett, Albert James. History of Alabama. Tuscaloosa: Willo Publishing Company, 1962 (1851).

  • Remington, W. Craig, ed. Atlas of Alabama Counties. 2nd ed. Tuscaloosa: Dept. of Geography, Univ. of Alabama, 1998.

  • Rogers, William Warren; Robert David Ward, Leah Rawls Atkins, Wayne Flynt.Alabama, The History of a Deep South State. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 1994.

  • Sellers, James B. The Prohibition Movement in Alabama: 1702-1943. Chapel Hill: Univ. of North Carolina Press, 1943.

  • Stovall, James Glen; Patrick R. Cotter; and Samuel H. Fisher, III. Alabama Political Almanac. 2nd ed. Tuscaloosa: Univ. of Alabama Press, 1997.

  • Sulzby, James Frederick. Historic Alabama Hotels and Resorts. University: Univ. of Alabama Press, 1960.

  • Wiggins, Sarah W., ed. From Civil War to Civil Rights--Alabama 1860-1960. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 1987.



  • Updated: January 12, 2007
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