Alabama the Beautiful By: Meridith Allison
State Symbols Yellow Hammer Camellia Flag Southern Longleaf Pine
State Facts <ul><li>Capital:  </li></ul><ul><li>Montgomery </li></ul><ul><li>Statehood: </li></ul><ul><li>December 14, 181...
Products <ul><li>Cotton </li></ul><ul><li>Soy beans </li></ul><ul><li>Peanuts </li></ul>http://www.50states.com/ alabama ....
Interesting Facts about Alabama <ul><li>Alabama workers built the  first rocket to put humans on the moon.  </li></ul><ul>...
Famous Alabamians Hank Aaron- baseball player Nat King Cole-singer Helen   Keller-educator,author Harper Lee-author Heathe...
Sources <ul><li>www.50states.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.touralabama.org </li></ul>
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Alabama the Beautiful

  1. 1. Alabama the Beautiful By: Meridith Allison
  2. 2. State Symbols Yellow Hammer Camellia Flag Southern Longleaf Pine
  3. 3. State Facts <ul><li>Capital: </li></ul><ul><li>Montgomery </li></ul><ul><li>Statehood: </li></ul><ul><li>December 14, 1819 </li></ul><ul><li>22 nd state </li></ul><ul><li>Highest Point: </li></ul><ul><li>Mount Cheaha 2407 feet </li></ul><ul><li>Governor: Bob Riley </li></ul><ul><li>State Song : Alabama by Julia Tutwiler </li></ul>Tennessee Florida Mississippi Georgia
  4. 4. Products <ul><li>Cotton </li></ul><ul><li>Soy beans </li></ul><ul><li>Peanuts </li></ul>http://www.50states.com/ alabama . htm
  5. 5. Interesting Facts about Alabama <ul><li>Alabama workers built the first rocket to put humans on the moon. </li></ul><ul><li>Huntsville is known as the rocket capital of the World. </li></ul><ul><li>In 1995 Heather Whitestone served as the first Miss </li></ul><ul><li>America chosen with a disability. </li></ul><ul><li>Issued in 2002 the Alabama state quarter is the first Us coin to ever contain Braille. The coin pictures Helen Keller. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Famous Alabamians Hank Aaron- baseball player Nat King Cole-singer Helen Keller-educator,author Harper Lee-author Heather Whitestone -1995 Miss America Jim Nabors -Actor Hank Williams -singer Coretta Scott King- civil rights leader Zelda Fitzgerald- artist / author Willie Mays- baseball Insert book jacket from To Kill a Mockingbird Insert photo of Hank Aaron
  7. 7. Sources <ul><li>www.50states.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.touralabama.org </li></ul>
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