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Tuscaloosa in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Gabriel Moore

Governor 1829 - 1831

 
 
Gabriel Moore Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, March 13, 2010
1. Gabriel Moore Marker
Inscription. During his term our state moved from frontier to urbanity. The University of Alabama was officially opened. Construction was begun on our first canals and railroads, supplementing existing steamboats and unpaved roads. The Choctaws exchanged their territory in West Alabama for lands west of the Mississippi.
 
Erected 1992 by City of Tuscaloosa.
 
Location. 33° 12.436′ N, 87° 34.443′ 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. John Murphy (here, next to this marker); Samuel B. Moore (here, next to this marker); John Gayle (here, next to this marker); Clement Comer Clay (a few steps from this marker); Arthur P. Bagby (a few steps from this marker); Hugh McVay (a few steps from this marker); Benjamin Fitzpatrick (a few steps from this marker); Joshua L. Martin (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tuscaloosa.
 
Also see . . .
1. Alabama Governors: Gabriel Moore.
Gabriel Moore Marker, third marker from the left image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, March 13, 2010
2. Gabriel Moore Marker, third marker from the left
From The Alabama Department of Archives and History. (Submitted on March 23, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama.) 

2. Gabriel Moore - Biographical Directory of the United States Congess. (Submitted on March 27, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. EducationGovernmentNative AmericansNotable PersonsWaterways & Vessels
 
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 985 times since then and 40 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.
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