200 Alabama Bicentennial

Celebrating Alabama’s 200th birthday2017 2018 2019

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Portrait of William Lowndes Yancey

Yancey served in the Alabama House of Representatives in 1841, the Alabama Senate in 1843, and the United States House of Representatives from 1844 to 1846. He was a delegate to the constitutional convention of 1861 (also known as the Secession Convention), and he was a member of the Confederate Senate from 1862 to 1863.

Date: ca. 1850
Repository: Alabama Department of Archives and History
Format: Portrait

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