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Author Index

  • Rebecca Woodham
    Virginia Foster Durr

    Over the course of her long life, Virginia Foster Durr (1903-1999) was a constant presence in Alabama...
  • Rebecca Woodham
    Buford Boone

    Though not a native Alabamian, Buford Boone (1909-1983) nonetheless became one of the state's leading...
  • Rebecca Woodham
    Lowndes County Freedom Organization

    The Lowndes County Freedom Organization, or Black Panther Party, was a short-lived political party that...
  • Rebecca Woodham
    Jonathan Myrick Daniels

    Jonathan Myrick Daniels (1939-1965), an Episcopal seminarian, spent little time in Alabama, but the influence...
  • Rebecca Woodham
    Southern Conference for Human Welfare (SCHW)

    From 1938 to 1948, the Birmingham-based Southern Conference for Human Welfare (SCHW) tried to bring long-overdue...
  • Rebecca Woodham
    William Bradford Huie

    William Bradford "Bill" Huie (1910-1986) ranks as one of Alabama's most prolific authors. Over the...
  • Rebecca Woodham
    Johnnie Carr

    Johnnie Carr (1911-2008) devoted her life to civil rights and to improving the lives of all the residents...
  • Rebecca Woodham
    Montgomery Improvement Association (MIA)

    The Montgomery Improvement Association (MIA) was formed in the days following the December 1955 arrest...
  • Rebecca Woodham
    Arthur Davis Shores

    Long before marches and demonstrations made the civil rights movement a feature of nightly newscasts,...
  • A. J. Wright
    Halle Tanner Dillon

    Halle Tanner Dillon (1864-1901) was an African American physician who became the first woman certified to practice medicine in Alabama.