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					        Alabama

Jared M., Nick R., Morgan W.
    Capital City, Major Cities, Region
   Capital City: Montgomery
   Major Cities: Birmingham, Madison,
    Alexander City
   Region: Southwest
Population, Nickname

  Population: 4,708,708 people
  Nickname: The Heart of Dixie
State Flag, State Bird, State Tree


                     State Flag




                   State Bird: Yellow hammer
                   State Tree: Southern Long
                   Leaf Pine
             Geography
Alabama is diverse from east to west. It
runs 210 miles, covers 52,423 square
miles.
                    History
   The British gained control of the territory
    in 1763 Treaty of Paris.
   Alabama became a state in 1819
              Economy
 Pottery, eggs, cattle, nursery stock,
  peanuts, cotton, vegetables, milk,
  soybeans, paper, lumber, and wood
 Products: mining, rubber, and plastic

  products
 Popular attractions, Sports
University of Alabama (football)
University of Alabama (basketball)
Popular attractions: Space camp- a
place where you can train to go up
into space Battleship, Alabama
           Famous people, and
            College/University
► Famous    people: Rosa Park-civil rights
  activist, Jesse Owens-legend track/field
  runner, Nat King Cole-jazz pianist
► University of Alabama
► A&M University
Resources used

• http//:wwwCulturegrams.com
• http//:www.50states.com
• World book encyclopedia

				
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