External Web Sites
of History and Archives
The movement to create the Alabama Archives represented
a convergence of three cultural interests. The progressive
movement, then spreading across the United States reflected
an interest in improved education which would foster a better
informed and more civic-minded citizenry.
The Official Website of the State of Alabama
Alabama.gov is the gateway to Alabama state government
Web sites and information. The site includes selected resources
on federal, county and local government.
AlabamaMosaic is a repository of digital materials on Alabama's
history, culture, places, and people.
Alabama Museum of Natural History
The musem provides information about its facility, events,
programs, exhibits, and collections.
Encyclopedia of Alabama
This is a partnership of statewide leaders in the areas of the humanities and education. Auburn University and the Alabama Humanities Foundation are the principal developers.
The site provides information and links on the geography,
people, politics, and economics of the 50 states. The site
includes information pertaining to Alabama's
and much more.
National Park Service (NPS)
The fundamental purpose of the NPS is to conserve the scenery and the natural and historic objects and the wild life therein and to provide for the enjoyment of the same in such manner and by such
means as will leave them unimpaired for the enjoyment of future generations. The NPS provides highlights, statistics, and a list of national parks for Alabama.