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					ALABAMA

 Historical Events
         &
   Celebrations
ALABAMA
HISTORICAL EVENTS
1814 – Creek Indians Defeated
1861 – Montgomery became
     First Confederate Capital
1864 – Battle Of Mobile Bay
1866 – First Electric Trolley
        Streetcars
1880 – Helen Keller Born
1941 – Redstone Arsenal
      Established
1941 – Tuskegee Airmen
        (WWII All-Black
        Air Unit Formed)
1956 – Bus Boycott
1965 – Civil Rights March
ALABAMA
CELEBRATIONS
Boll Weevil Festival
    (Enterprise)
Sausage Festival
   (Elberta)
Chilton County Peach Festival
          (Clanton)
Civil War Reenactment
      (Ft. Morgan)
  Panoply
(Huntsville)
Mardi Gras
 (Mobile)
Thanksgiving Day Pow Wow
         (Atmore)
Selma Pilgrimage Weekend
         (Selma)
Alabama Deep Sea Fishing Rodeo
       (Dauphin Island)
Williams Station Day
      (Atmore)
Shrimp Festival
 (Gulf Shores)
Peanut Festival
   (Dothan)
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