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Name

Alabama Biography (WPA Index)
WPA Index to Alabama Biography

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Description

The "WPA Index to Alabama Biography" was a Works Progress Administration project begun in the 1930’s then abandoned when funding for the WPA was curtailed. Although the index was never completed, over 97 titles such as Who's Who in America, other biographical dictionaries, and local histories were indexed by the workers. It is an invaluable tool for researching Alabama biographical sources.

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Remote Access Available.

Subjects

Biography
Genealogy
Local History

Audience

Adults

  
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