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Alabama : from territory to statehood : an Alabama Heritage bicentennial collection.

Alabama heritage. (Added Author).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at State Library of Alabama.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
APLS 976.1 ALA 31291002856852 ALABAMA Reshelving -
APLS 976.1 ALA 31291002856936 ALACIRC Reshelving -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781588383990
  • ISBN: 1588383997
  • Physical Description: ix, 190 pages : illustrations, maps, 1 fold-out map, 1 fold-out timeline ; 29 cm
  • Publisher: Montgomery, AL : NewSouth Books, [2019]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
"Conceived, written, edited, and designed for original publication in Alabama Heritage magazine, each article both stands alone and supports the overall work." - inside jacket cover.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
A long road to becoming a territory / Edwin C. Bridge -- 'More or less arbitrary' : the location of the Alabama-Mississippi border / Mike Bunn -- Land claims and surveying in the Alabama territory / Herbert James Lewis -- Alabama fever rages : migrations to the frontier of early Alabama / Thomas Chase Hagood -- The Alabama territory's cultural landscape / Gregory A. Waselkov -- St. Stephens : the Alabama territory's first capital / George Shorter -- The three sisters : how squash, beans, and corn became southern food / John C. Hall and Rosa N. Hall -- The Alabama territory quarter by quarter / Mike Bunn -- Constitution and crisis : outside the convention hall, Huntsville, Alabama, in the summer of 1819 / Thomas Reidy -- The adoption of the 1819 Alabama Constitution / Herbert James Lewis -- William Wyatt Bibb : Alabama's first Governor / Samuel L. Webb -- The Creek Nation and Alabama / Kathryn H. Braund -- 'Liberty is a jewel too precious for compromise or exchange' : the politics of banking, newspapers, and class in frontier Alabama / Thomas Chase Hagood -- A 'peculiar institution' : slavery in Alabama / Justin A. Rudder -- 'This beautiful and rapid rising state' : architecture of the territorial and early statehood years / Robert Gamble.
Subject: Alabama > History.
Alabama > History > Pictorial works.
Genre: History.

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