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  • Blue-Gray All-Star Football Classic

    The Blue-Gray All-Star Football Classic was a college football game featuring senior players from across the country held annually in Montgomery from 1938 through 2004.
  • Boswell Amendment

    The Boswell Amendment was a short-lived amendment to the Alabama Constitution, enacted in 1946, that...
  • Canoe Fight

    The legendary confrontation that became known as the "Canoe Fight" took place on November 12, 1813, on...
  • 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...
  • 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...

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