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  • Sack of Athens

    Located in the upper north-central part of Alabama in Limestone County, the city of Athens was the scene...
  • Scottsboro Trials

    The Scottsboro Trials were among the most infamous episodes of legal injustice in the Jim Crow South....
  • Secession

    Secession is the doctrine that the people of each state, having voluntarily entered the Union, have the...
  • Second Creek War

    The Second Creek War (1836-1837), also called the Creek War of 1836, was a conflict between the U.S. Army …
  • Second Treaty of Washington (1826)

    The 1826 Treaty of Washington between the United States and the Creek Nation replaced the fraudulent...
  • Selma to Montgomery March

    The 1965 Selma to Montgomery March was the climactic event of the Selma voting rights demonstrations....
  • Stand in the Schoolhouse Door

    The "stand in the schoolhouse door" incident was Alabama Governor George Wallace's symbolic opposition...
  • Streight's Raid

    Streight's Raid, a Civil War campaign conducted by Union colonel Abel D. Streight from April 19...