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  • Washington County

    Washington County is the oldest established county in the state of Alabama, and originally included much...
  • Booker T. Washington

    Booker T. Washington (1856-1915) is probably best known as the founder of the Tuskegee Normal and Industrial...
  • Dinah Washington

    Singer and pianist Dinah Washington (1924-1963) was one of the most popular African American recording artists of the 1950s and was often called the "Queen of the Blues."
  • Water Resources in Alabama

    Freshwater is one of Alabama's greatest assets. The state's many rivers and streams and abundant...
  • Watercress Production

    Although never a major cash crop, watercress was an important commodity in Alabama during the first half...
  • Waterman Steamship Corporation

    The Waterman Steamship Corporation was established in Mobile in 1919 and grew into one of the nation's...
  • Thomas Hill Watts (1863-65)

    Thomas Hill Watts (1819-1892) was Alabama's eighteenth governor. His career in Alabama politics...
  • William Weatherford

    William Weatherford (ca. 1781-1824), arguably the best known Red Stick war leader in the Creek War of...
  • Weaver

    Weaver is located in Calhoun County in the northeast part of the state. It has a mayor/council form of...
  • Webb

    Webb is located in north-central Houston County in the extreme southeastern corner of the state. It has...

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