Symposium on the
Alabama constitution

A Symposium on the Alabama Constitution was held
in Montgomery December 13-15, 1995.
The following is a list of recommended reading:


Compiled by Alabama Department of Archives and History

For Period 1875-1945

Bailey, Hugh C. Edgar Gardner Murphy: Gentle Progressive. Coral Gables: University of Miami Press, 1966.

Bond, Horace M. Negro Education in Alabama: A Study in Cotton and Steel. Washington: Associated Publishers, 1939.

Carter, Dan T. Scottsboro: A Tragedy of the American South. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1969.

Cook, James J. The Rainbow Division in the Great War: 1917-1919. Westport, CT: Praeger, 1994.

Doster, James F. Railroads in Alabama Politics: 1875-1914. University: University of Alabama Press, 1957.

Going, Allen Johnston. Bourbon Democracy in Alabama: 1874-1890. University: University of Alabama Press, 1951.

Hackney, Sheldon. Populism to Progressivism in Alabama. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1969.

Harlan, Louis R. Booker T. Washington: The Wizard of Tuskegee, 1901-1915. New York: Oxford University Press, 1983.

Jakeman, Robert J. The Divided Skies: Establishing Segregated Flight Training at Tuskegee, Alabama, 1934-1942. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 1992.

Kelley, Robin D. G. Hammer and Hoe: Alabama Communists During the Great Depression. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1990.

LaMonte, Edward Shannon. Politics and Welfare in Birmingham: 1900-1975. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 1995.

Lewis, W. David. Sloss Furnaces and the Rise of the Birmingham District: An Industrial Epic. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 1994.

McKiven, Henry M., Jr. Iron and Steel: Race, Class, and Community in Birmingham, Alabama, 1875-1920. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1995.

McMurry, Linda O. George Washington Carver: Scientist and Symbol. New York: Oxford University Press, 1981.

Parnell, Anne G. and Dorothea E. Wyatt. Julia S. Tutwiler and Social Progress in Alabama. University: University of Alabama Press, 1961.

Rogers, William Warren. The One-Gallused Rebellion: Agrarianism in Alabama, 1865-1896. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1970.

Thomas, Mary Martha. The New Woman in Alabama: Social Reforms and Suffrage, 1890-1920. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 1992.

Ward, Robert David and William Warren Rogers. Convicts, Coal, and the Banner Mine Tragedy. University: University of Alabama Press, 1987.

Webb, Samuel L. Two-Party Politics in the One-Party South: Alabamaıs Hill Country, 1874-1920. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 1997.

Modern Alabama

Barnard, William D. Dixiecrats and Democrats: Alabama Politics 1942-1950. University: University of Alabama Press, 1974.

Bass, Jack. Taming the Storm: The Life and Times of Judge Frank M. Johnson and the Southıs Fight Over Civil Rights. New York: Doubleday, 1993.

Carter, Dan T. The Politics of Rage: George Wallace, the Origins of the New Conservatism, and the Transformation of American Politics. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1995.

Collins, Donald E. When the Church Bell Rang Racist, The Methodist Church and the Civil Rights Movement in Alabama. Macon: Mercer University Press, 1998.

Cronenberg, Allen. Forth to the Mighty Conflict: Alabama and World War II. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 1995.

Eskew, Glenn. But for Birmingham: The Local and National Movements in the Civil Rights Struggle. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1997.

Flynt, Wayne. Alabama Baptists: Southern Baptists in the Heart of Dixie. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 1998.

Grafton, Carl and Anne Permaloff. Big Mules and Branchheads: James E. Folsom and Political Power in Alabama. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1985.

Hamilton, Virginia Van der Veer. Lister Hill: Statesman from the South. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1987.

Kasher, Steven. The Civil Rights Movement: A Photographic History, 1954-1968. New York: Abbeville Press, 1996.

Lesher, Stephan. George Wallace: American Populist. Reading, MA: Addison-Wesley, 1993.

Permaloff, Anne and Carl Grafton. Political Power in Alabama: The More Things Change.... Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1995.

Salmond, John A. The Conscience of a Lawyer: Clifford J. Durr and American Civil Liberties. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 1990.

Thomas, Mary Martha. Riveting and Rationing in Dixie: Alabama Women and the Second World War. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 1987.

For more on Alabama’s history, go to the Archives’ web site: http://www.archives.state.al.us/index.html

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