Alabama Bronze Map

A Guide to the Images of the Bronze Map on the Lawn of the Alabama Department of Archives and History


image from Bronze Map: 'Pioneer Life'


21. Pioneer Life


Most early settlers in Alabama, especially in the Wiregrass and Hill Country, lived a simple, resourceful life. With their own hands they grew, hunted, made, or traded for everything they had. You can learn more about pioneer life at the Pioneer Museum of Alabama in Troy, Pike County.