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Muscle Shoals National Heritage Area
Muscle Shoals National Heritage Area
National Heritage Area
is a federally designated National Heritage Area
National Heritage Area
in the northwestern portion of the U.S. state of Alabama. It is centered on the portion of the Tennessee River around Muscle Shoals and interprets the region's history and culture.[1] Muscle Shoals National Heritage Area
National Heritage Area
comprises Lauderdale, Limestone, Colbert, Franklin, Lawrence and Morgan counties.[1] Significant features of the heritage area include Wheeler Dam, Wilson Dam,[2] Ivy Green, Rosenbaum House, Barton Hall and the northern end of the Natchez Trace.[3] Muscle Shoals National Heritage Area
National Heritage Area
was established by the Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009, which was signed into law on 30 March 2009. It is administered by the University of North Alabama.[4] References[edit]^ a b "Welcome"
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Alabama
As of 2010[1]English 95.1% Spanish 3.1%Demonym Alabamian[2]Capital MontgomeryLargest city BirminghamLargest metro Birmingham metropolitan areaArea Ranked 30th • Total 52,419 sq mi (135,765 km2) • Width 190 miles (305 km) • Length 330 miles (531 km) • % water 3.20 • Latitude 30° 11′ N to 35° N • Longitude 84° 53′ W to 88° 28′ WPopulation Ranked 24th • Total 4,863,300 (2016 est.)[3] • Density 94.7 (2011 est.)/sq mi  (36.5 (2011 est.)/km2) Ranked 27th • Median household income $44,509[4] (47th)Elevation • Highest point Mount Cheaha[5][6][7] 2,413 ft (735.5 m) • Mean 500 ft  (150 m) • Lowest point Gulf of Mexico[6] Sea levelBefore statehood
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Tennessee River
The Tennessee
Tennessee
River is the largest tributary of the Ohio River.[5] It is approximately 652 miles (1,049 km) long and is located in the southeastern United States
United States
in the Tennessee
Tennessee
Valley
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Lauderdale County, Alabama
Footnotes:  County Number 41 on Alabama
Alabama
Licence PlatesLauderdale County is a county located in the northwestern corner of the U.S. state
U.S. state
of Alabama. As of the 2010 census the population was 92,709.[2] Its county seat is Florence.[3] Its name is in honor of Colonel James Lauderdale, of Tennessee. Lauderdale is part of the Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area, also known as "The Shoals".Contents1 History 2 Geography2.1 National protected areas 2.2 Rivers 2.3 Adjacent counties3 Demographics3.1 2010 3.2 20004 Transportation4.1 Major highways 4.2 Rail5 Points of interest5.1 Recreation6 Government 7 Communities7.1 City 7.2 Towns 7.3 Census-designated place 7.4 Unincorporated communities8 See also 9 References 10 Further reading 11 External linksHistory[edit] Lauderdale County was named in honor of Col. James Lauderdale[4] who was born in Virginia about 1780
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Limestone County, Alabama
Footnotes:  County Number 44 on Alabama
Alabama
Licence PlatesLimestone County is a county of the U.S. state
U.S. state
of Alabama
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Colbert County, Alabama
Footnotes:  County Number 20 on Alabama
Alabama
Licence PlatesColbert County Courthouse Square District Historic Marker, September 2007Colbert County (/kɒlˈbɜːrt/ kol-BURT, with stress on the latter syllable)[1] is a county of the U.S. state
U.S. state
of Alabama
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Franklin County, Alabama
Footnotes:  County Number 33 on Alabama
Alabama
Licence PlatesFranklin County is a county of the U.S. state
U.S. state
of Alabama
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Lawrence County, Alabama
Footnotes:  County Number 42 on Alabama
Alabama
Licence PlatesLawrence County is a county of the U.S. state
U.S. state
of Alabama
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Morgan County, Alabama
Footnotes:  County Number 52 on Alabama
Alabama
Licence PlatesMorgan County is a county in the north central part of the U.S. state of Alabama. As of the 2010 census the population was 119,490.[2] The county seat is Decatur.[3] The county was created by the Alabama Territorial legislature on February 6, 1818 from land acquired from the Cherokee Indians
Cherokee Indians
in the Treaty of Turkeytown, and was originally called Cotaco County.[1] On June 14, 1821 it was renamed in honor of American Revolutionary War
American Revolutionary War
General Daniel Morgan
Daniel Morgan
of Virginia.[4] It is a prohibition or dry county, though the cities of Decatur, Hartselle, and Priceville are wet. Morgan County is included in the Decatur, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is also included in the Huntsville-Decatur-Albertville, AL Combined Statistical Area
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United States
Coordinates: 40°N 100°W / 40°N 100°W / 40; -100 United States
United States
of AmericaFlagGreat SealMotto:  "In God
God
We Trust"[1][fn 1]Other traditional mottos  "E pluribus unum" (Lat
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University Of North Alabama
The University
University
of North Alabama
Alabama
(UNA) is a coeducational university located in Florence, Alabama. It is the state's oldest four-year public university. Occupying a 130-acre (0.5 km2) campus in a residential section of Florence, UNA is located within a four-city area that also includes Tuscumbia, Sheffield and Muscle Shoals. The four cities comprise a metropolitan area with a combined population of 140,000 people.[2] The University
University
of North Alabama
Alabama
was founded as LaGrange College
College
in 1830. It was reestablished in 1872 as the first state-supported teachers college south of the Ohio River. A year later, it became one of the nation's first coeducational colleges.[3][4] The 2008 edition of U.S. News and World Report's America's Best Colleges ranked the university as a top-tier public university.[5] The university maintains what U.S
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Ivy Green
Ivy Green
Ivy Green
is the name for the childhood home of Helen Keller. It is located in Tuscumbia, Alabama. The house was built in 1820 and is a simple white clapboard house.[3] The actual well pump where Helen Keller first communicated with Anne Sullivan
Anne Sullivan
is located at Ivy Green. The property includes the cottage where Keller was born and the house where she spent her early childhood.[4]Entrance to Ivy GreenHelen Keller, age 7Contents1 The Miracle Worker 2 See also 3 References 4 External linksThe Miracle Worker[edit] Every summer, for over 30 years, the Helen Keller
Helen Keller
Foundation has presented outdoor performances of William Gibson's The Miracle Worker. The play is usually performed from early June through mid-July
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Rosenbaum House
The Rosenbaum House
House
is a single-family house designed by architect Frank Lloyd Wright
Frank Lloyd Wright
and built for Stanley and Mildred Rosenbaum in Florence, Alabama. A noted example of his Usonian house concept, it is the only Wright building in Alabama,[2] and is one of only 26 pre- World War II
World War II
Usonian houses. Wright scholar John Sergeant called it "the purest example of the Usonian."[3]Contents1 History1.1 Restoration2 Architecture 3 See also 4 References 5 External linksHistory[edit] In 1938 newlyweds Stanley Rosenbaum (a professor at Florence State Teachers' College) and his wife Mildred were given a building lot and funds to build a house in Florence, Alabama
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Barton Hall (Alabama)
Barton Hall, also known as the Cunningham Plantation, is an antebellum plantation house built for Armstead Barton in the 1840s near present-day Cherokee, Alabama. The home is located south of US 72 and east of the Natchez Trace Parkway, in the former town of Buzzard Roost.[2]Contents1 Architecture 2 Landmark 3 Gallery 4 See also 5 References 6 External linksArchitecture[edit] The National Park Service describes the home as an unusually sophisticated Greek Revival-style plantation house with small Doric entrance and limestone-paved rear courtyard
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Northern Rio Grande National Heritage Area
Northern Rio Grande National Heritage Area
National Heritage Area
is a federally designated National Heritage Area
National Heritage Area
in the U.S. state
U.S

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Illinois And Michigan Canal
The Illinois
Illinois
and Michigan Canal connected the Great Lakes to the Mississippi River
Mississippi River
and the Gulf of Mexico. In Illinois, it ran 96 miles (154 km) from the Chicago River
Chicago River
in Bridgeport, Chicago
Bridgeport, Chicago
to the Illinois
Illinois
River at LaSalle-Peru. The canal crossed the Chicago
Chicago
Portage, and helped establish Chicago
Chicago
as the transportation hub of the United States, before the railroad era. It was opened in 1848
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