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  • Justin Rudder
    Alabama State Teachers Association

    From 1882 until its merger with the whites-only Alabama Education Association in 1969, the largely …
  • Justin Rudder
    John L. Cashin Jr.

    John Logan Cashin Jr. (1928-2011) played a key role in the civil rights movement in Huntsville, …
  • Justin Rudder
    Solomon Seay Sr.

    Referred to as the "spiritual father" of the civil rights movement by Martin Luther King Jr., minister Solomon Seay Sr. (1899-1988) played key roles ...
  • Justin Rudder
    Solomon Seay Jr.

    Attorney Solomon Snowden Seay Jr. (1931-2015) played an integral role in Alabama communities and courtrooms in support of the civil rights movement ...
  • Herbert G. Ruffin
    Willie Mays

    Willie Mays (1931- ) is one of the greatest baseball players to ever play the game. Only his excellence...
  • Herbert G. Ruffin
    Great Migration From Alabama

    In what came to be called the Great Migration, an estimated five and a half million African Americans...
  • Samuel A. Rumore Jr.
    Nina Miglionico

    Nina Miglionico (1913–2009) was an early activist for women's rights and to date is the longest-practicing ...
  • James Emmett Ryan
    Emmylou Harris

    One of the truly distinctive and prolific American female singers to emerge in the last 50 years, Emmylou...