Alabama

Alabama History Books


Alabama local and regional history books feature vintage images of small towns and downtowns across the state. Each title celebrates the unique cultures and traditions of the 'Heart of Dixie' through historical images and descriptive captions.

From the cries of 'War Eagle' in Auburn, the coal mines of Jefferson County, heroic Tuskegee Airmen, baseball in Mobile, the towns of Albertville, Muscle Shoals, Birmingham, and more, each book features stunning vintage images revealing the unique people, places, and events that make up the history of the great state of Alabama.


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Alabama Power Company
Alabama Power Company

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
The rise of Alabama’s largest utility company is a story that mirrors the growth of the state in the twentieth century, and it is told withi ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738513546
Albertville
Albertville

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
Beautiful Albertville, Alabama, originally settled in the mid-1800s, is home to a special community that has endured many trials and tribula ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738516646
Alexander City
Alexander City

$21.99 Backordered
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
The story of Alexander City began hundreds of years ago with members of the Creek Nation who lived along the rivers and streams in what is n ...
Images of America Backordered $21.99 9780738588049
Andalusia
Andalusia

$21.99
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
Andalusia’s destiny was determined by the Conecuh River, when the 1841 “Harrison Freshet” brought floods and mosquito fever to the original ...
Images of America $21.99 9781467112321
Anniston
Anniston

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
Once known as Pine Ankle and sparsely populated with farms, Anniston, Alabama, has seen a multitude of changes over the course of its histor ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738506012
Around Stemley Bridge
Around Stemley Bridge

$19.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
Around Stemley Bridge captures the spirit of a community that overcame the destruction of the Civil War, reformed with Reconstruction, survi ...
Images of America Available $19.99 9780738542157
Athens and Limestone County
Athens and Limestone County

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
Athens and Limestone County were founded in 1818, the year before Alabama became a state, making Athens one of its oldest cities. The quaint ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738586144
Auburn Football
Auburn Football

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of Sports
Football is one of Auburn's oldest and most beloved institutions. Formally established as a varsity sport by Dr. George Petrie in 1891, Aubu ...
Images of Sports Available $21.99 9780738516691
Auburn: Plainsmen, Tigers and War Eagles
Auburn: Plainsmen, Tigers and War Eagles

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Campus History
Auburn. The name resonates among generations who have studied, taught, or worked on the campus. No matter what the university has been forma ...
Campus History Available $21.99 9780738515731
Baldwin County
Baldwin County

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
Although 2009 marked the bicentennial of Baldwin County, the history began long before and included Native Americans, European colonists, pi ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738568348
Baseball in Birmingham
Baseball in Birmingham

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of Baseball
The Birmingham Barons were a charter member of the old Southern League in 1885. Built in 1910, Rickwood Field, longtime home of the Barons, ...
Images of Baseball Available $21.99 9780738566863
Baseball in Mobile
Baseball in Mobile

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of Baseball
A city wrapped by the Gulf of Mexico's beaches, Mobile has a history as rich as the azalea-saturated soil on which it rests. Recipient of th ...
Images of Baseball Available $21.99 9780738515823
Bemiston
Bemiston

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
Built in 1928, the mill town known as Bemiston was a development of the Bemis Brothers Bag Company. This village was built as a model city a ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738568034
Bibb County
Bibb County

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
Few people or places have contributed more to the development of the state of Alabama than those found in Bibb County. Originally created as ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738567297
Birmingham
Birmingham

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Then and Now
Birmingham’s surrounding hills comprise the only place in the world with a plentiful supply of all the ingredients for iron making. This spu ...
Then and Now Available $21.99 9780738543666
Birmingham and Jefferson County, Alabama
Birmingham and Jefferson County, Alabama

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
From its founding as a steel-making area that rivaled any in the world for quality and quantity, to its present-day role as a leading bankin ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738587301
Birmingham Broadcasting
Birmingham Broadcasting

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
Birmingham, Alabama, has enjoyed a long and distinguished broadcasting history. The city’s first radio station aired in 1922, and television ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738542713
Birmingham in Vintage Postcards
Birmingham in Vintage Postcards

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Postcard History
At the start of the 20th century, Birmingham was one of the fastest growing cities in the South, sometimes referred to as the "Magic City." ...
Postcard History Available $21.99 9780738503332
Birmingham's Highland Park
Birmingham's Highland Park

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
Birmingham's Highland Park originated in the 1880s when a grand boulevard was dug and three lush parks were planned at the northern foothill ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738543437
Birmingham's Theater and Retail District
Birmingham's Theater and Retail District

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
From the 1890s to the 1970s, the thriving area of Birmingham between Eighteenth and Twenty-first Streets along First, Second, and Third Aven ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738517773
Bluff Park
Bluff Park

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
The community of Bluff Park is home to a variety of residents, ranging from retirees to working families. Historically speaking, Bluff Park ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738590998
Brewton and East Brewton
Brewton and East Brewton

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
Brewton was founded by settlers in the early 1800s and was built by the lumber barons who found a wealth of trees in the area. The city is a ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738587516
Building the Natchez Trace Parkway
Building the Natchez Trace Parkway

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
The Natchez Trace is one of the oldest trails in North America. In 1801, President Jefferson ordered the Army to build a road along the trai ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738591537
Calhoun County
Calhoun County

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
Calhoun County has a diverse and unique history. Chief Ladiga and his Creek tribe first settled in the northeastern half of the county. By t ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738589985
Camp Rucker During World War II
Camp Rucker During World War II

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
The story of Camp Rucker, Alabama, during the Second World War illustrates the colossal effort of a quiet nation to shake off its peaceful s ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738514864
Chambers County
Chambers County

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
Chambers County, created in 1832, embraces the southernmost hills and streams of the Piedmont Plateau and sections of the Chattahoochee Rive ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738586403
Chattahoochee Valley Railway
Chattahoochee Valley Railway

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
Weaving across state lines from Standing Rock, Alabama, through West Point, Georgia, and back to Bleecker, Alabama, the Chattahoochee Valley ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738502991
Cherokee County
Cherokee County

$19.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
Created in 1836 from land held formerly by the Cherokee Indians, Cherokee County is situated in the northeast corner of Alabama, bordered by ...
Images of America Available $19.99 9780738505879
Childersburg
Childersburg

$19.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
The oldest continuously occupied city in America, Childersburg, Alabama, is a place with an ancient and distinctive past. This area, once kn ...
Images of America Available $19.99 9780738542218
Civil Rights in Birmingham
Civil Rights in Birmingham

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
Since the city’s founding in 1871, African American citizens of Birmingham have organized for equal access to justice and public accommodati ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9781467110679
Clarke County
Clarke County

$19.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
Clarke County is a beautifully wooded and peaceful spot in west Alabama with a long and rich history. Bounded on the east by the Alabama Riv ...
Images of America Available $19.99 9780738568713
Cleburne County
Cleburne County

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
Cleburne County is strategically located between the two major cities of Birmingham and Atlanta. Once a part of Benton County, Cleburne Coun ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738586458
Coal Mining in Jefferson County
Coal Mining in Jefferson County

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
Uniquely, Jefferson County had all of the elements necessary for the fabrication of iron and steel within its borders. Coal, limestone, and ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738582177
Cullman
Cullman

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
Although German immigrants were not the first to settle in the area now known as Cullman, they are the ones who put the city on the map by i ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738598765
Daphne
Daphne

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
Daphne, the Jubilee City, is home to people who came to partake of the rich resources of Mobile Bay’s eastern shore. They gathered to collec ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738591162
Deep South Aviation
Deep South Aviation

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
Since the 1920s, Birmingham, Alabama, has played a vital role in the development of aviation in the Deep South and the nation. From aircraft ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738502465
Early Bessemer
Early Bessemer

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
In 1887, iron and steel magnate Henry Fairchild DeBardeleben founded Bessemer and named it for English inventor Sir Henry Bessemer. DeBardel ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738588032
Energen Corporation
Energen Corporation

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
Energen Corporation, headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama, traces its beginnings to October 14, 1852. On that date, John Jeffrey and Company ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738514611
Ensley and Tuxedo Junction
Ensley and Tuxedo Junction

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
With dreams of building a vast steel production operation, Memphis planter Enoch Ensley founded a city in the wooded valley at the heart of ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738586809
Escambia County
Escambia County

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
Escambia, which means “land of clear water,” was carved out of Conecuh and Baldwin Counties by an act of the Alabama Legislature in 1868. Th ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738591230
Etowah County
Etowah County

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
Drawing from, among other sources, the collection of famed photographer Adolph Lebourg, a French immigrant who traveled to Alabama with a ci ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738516240
Etowah County
Etowah County

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Then and Now
Etowah County, located in northeast Alabama, was formed in 1866 from parts of Marshall, Calhoun, St. Clair, DeKalb, Blount, and Cherokee Cou ...
Then and Now Available $21.99 9780738567204
Etowah County: Volume II
Etowah County: Volume II

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
Etowah County Volume II traces the history of everyday citizens in this Alabama community. Largely derived from the collections of local pho ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738516257
Eufaula and Barbour County in Vintage Postcards
Eufaula and Barbour County in Vintage Postcards

$19.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Postcard History
Boasting one of the largest historic districts in the state of Alabama, Eufaula attracts thousand of visitors each year to tour its homes, m ...
Postcard History Available $19.99 9780738515953
Fairhope
Fairhope

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
Three centuries of Utopian dreams came true in the 1890s, when a group of idealists founded Fairhope as a cooperative colony on a lush bluff ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738542034
Fairhope in the Roaring Twenties
Fairhope in the Roaring Twenties

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
The 1920s roared into the quiet bay-front utopian village of Fairhope in roadsters and riverboats carrying free thinkers, nudists, bootleg w ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738598925
Florence
Florence

$21.99 Not Yet Published
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
On the banks of the Tennessee River, below the once-formidable Muscle Shoals in northwest Alabama, sits the vibrant community of Florence. I ...
Images of America Not Yet Published $21.99 9781467111997
Foley
Foley

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
Advertisements placed in newspapers throughout the Midwest in the early 1900s read, "Notice to Homeseekers: Good farm land at a reasonable p ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738598697
Fort Morgan
Fort Morgan

$21.99 Available
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
Following the War of 1812, the United States embarked upon a major building program to improve the nation’s seacoast defenses. A project was ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738505749
Gadsden
Gadsden

$21.99
state: Alabama
series: Images of America
Gadsden began as a small stagecoach stop on the banks of the Coosa River, where weary travelers could rest while traveling between Jacksonvi ...
Images of America $21.99 9781467112239

 
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