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  • Cherokee Indian Removal

    The removal, or forced emigration, of Cherokee Indians occurred in 1838, when the U.S. military and various...
  • Children's Crusade

    The Children's Crusade was a controversial episode of the civil rights movement and the 1963…
  • Civil War in Alabama

    The American Civil War remains the most significant event in Alabama's history. The war pitted Unionists...
  • Confederate Memorial Day

    Confederate Memorial Day became an annual state holiday in Alabama in 1901. It was originally celebrated...
  • Congressional Reconstruction in Alabama

    Congressional Reconstruction was the period after the Civil War in which the federal government enacted...
  • Constitutional Convention of 1901

    Called primarily to establish white supremacy by disfranchising blacks, the Constitutional Convention...
  • Coosa River Whitewater Festival

    The Coosa River Whitewater Festival is a three-day annual event sponsored by the Coosa River Paddling...
  • Creek Indian Removal

    The Creek Nation was once one of the largest and most powerful Indian groups in the Southeast. At their...
  • Creek War of 1813-14

    The Creek War of 1813-14 began as a civil war, largely centered among the Upper Creeks, whose towns were...
  • Decoration Day

    Decoration Day is an annual observance at many privately owned southern graveyards during which families...

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