200 Alabama Bicentennial

Celebrating Alabama’s 200th birthday2017 2018 2019

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Selection from Alabama Constitution of 1901

These two sections from the 1901 Constitution highlight the limitations the new legislation placed on access to the vote, which included strict residency, poll tax, and land ownership requirements.

Creator: Alabama Legislature
Date: 1901
Repository: Alabama Department of Archives and History
Format: Constitution

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ALCOS Social Studies Content Standard:
Grade 4: Standard(s) 10
Grade 6: Standard(s) 2
Grade 7 (Civics): Standard(s) 5
Grade 10: Standard(s) 15
Grade 11: Standard(s) 3
Grade 12 (US Government): Standard(s) 5 6

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