Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Tuscaloosa in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Arthur P. Bagby

Governor 1837 - 1841

 
 
Arthur P. Bagby Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, July 4, 2006
1. Arthur P. Bagby Marker
Inscription. He inherited the financial woes brought on by the collapse of the "Flush Times". Despite chaotic banking conditions during the Panic of 1837, chancery courts and a penitentiary system were both created, and Alabama settled its boundary dispute with Georgia.
 
Erected 1992 by City of Tuscaloosa.
 
Location. 33° 12.439′ N, 87° 34.434′ W. Marker is in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, in Tuscaloosa County. Marker is on 6th Street west of 28th Avenue, on the right. Touch for map. Marker located on the south end of Capitol Park. Marker is in this post office area: Tuscaloosa AL 35401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Clement Comer Clay (here, next to this marker); Hugh McVay (here, next to this marker); Benjamin Fitzpatrick (here, next to this marker); Joshua L. Martin (here, next to this marker); John Murphy (a few steps from this marker); Gabriel Moore (a few steps from this marker); Samuel B. Moore (a few steps from this marker); John Gayle (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tuscaloosa.
 
Also see . . .
1. Alabama Governors: Arthur Pendleton Bagby. From The Alabama Department of Archives and History.
Arthur P. Bagby Marker, second marker from the left. (currently missing) image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, March 13, 2010
2. Arthur P. Bagby Marker, second marker from the left. (currently missing)
(Submitted on March 23, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama.) 

2. Arthur Pendleton Bagby - Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. (Submitted on March 27, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. GovernmentIndustry & CommerceNotable EventsNotable Persons
 
Governor's Row at Capitol Park. image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, March 13, 2010
3. Governor's Row at Capitol Park.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 23, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. This page has been viewed 867 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 23, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
Paid Advertisement