Browse Collections (26 total)

Churches and Religious Activities

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Church buildings and religious activities in the West Alabama area. The items are ordered by the name of the religious denomination or…

Tuscaloosa - Aerial Views and Street Scenes

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Tuscaloosa from the air and along its streets through time. Views are arranged in chronological order.

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Educational facilities and people from elementary school through university.

See the University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa Collection for materials…

Government - Buildings, People and Services

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This collection includes items relating to government activities on all levels from mayors and elected officials to courthouses and other buildings to…


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Houses that have been around for hundreds of years, had many important people inhabit them, and played a role in the history of this area.

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People of Interest


Images and information about people who have contributed to the history of Tuscaloosa and West Alabama. People of interest from Northport are found…

Events of Interest

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Important events in the country including World Wars I and II or in the West Alabama area including racial intergration of the University of Alabama,…

Sports and Recreation

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Local sports activities as well as recreational activites such as swimming and boating. Also included are buildings related to these activities such…

Northport - People and Places

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This collection consists of general scenes of life in Northport, followed by businesses, homes, churches, and community organizations and events.…


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This collection includes businesses in the Tuscaloosa area. Buildings, activities and people are documented.

Items are arranged by the name of…