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“Admission of Alabama”

This article anticipates the admission of Alabama to the Union and some of the things that would come with it, including "extensive and important internal improvements" along with placing the "literary character of the state upon high ground."

Creator: Alabama Republican
Date: 1819 March 27
Repository: Alabama Department of Archives and History
Format: Newspaper article

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