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Tintype of African American woman
This tintype depicts an African American woman who was in some way associated with William and Thermuthis Jackson.
"Cobb is Named Outstanding Citizen, '77"
This is a newspaper article about James Cobb and his political contributions through the NAACP.
"Emmitt Jimmar resigns from post"
This newspaper article describes the resignation of Emmitt Jimmar, the first African American elected to the Colbert County Commission.
Jesse Jackson speaking at UNA
Presidential candidate Jesse Jackson speaking at the University of North Alabama in 1984.
Greater St. Paul AME 175th anniversary booklet
This booklet is a written history of the church, with images and text.
Obituary of Georgia Leatrice Echols Cole
This is a newspaper obituary for Georgia Cole, Lauderdale County educator.
AT&T African American History Calendar: Arthur Alexander featured in 2017 edition
This newspaper article reflects on the music career of Arthur Alexander, after he was chosen to appear in AT&T's African American History calendar.
Oral History: Sam Brewer
The interview captures the span of Mr. Brewer's career as an educator in the Muscle Shoals school system, including his legal struggles within that district, and his time as a golf coach.
Klan Rally in Montgomery
Photograph of a Klan rally in Montgomery, Alabama showing two men from Florence holding a sign that reads, "Florence Ala. vote against anti gun law support your local police U.K.A."
Gary Weaver, football player at Bradshaw High
This is a Bradshaw High School yearbook photo of Gary Weaver, tackle.