Essays Tagged: "Alabama"

Booker T. Washington: Fighter for the Black Man

e an instructor. In May, 1881, the principal of Hampton received a letter from a group in Tuskegee, Alabama, asking for help in starting a school for Negro's there. They were expecting a white man, bu ... e age of twenty-five, Washington founded The Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute. The State of Alabama had sent $2,000 for the teachers' salaries, but had sent no money for land, buildings, or eq ...

(5 pages) 184 0 3.9 Feb/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

The Brave Jem Finch

e racism and theinteraction of colored and white p eople in thesouth. The settingis Maycomb County, Alabama. The main characters are the Finchfamily;father Atticus, daughter and narrater Jean Louise ( ... e racism and theinteraction of colored and white peopl e in thesouth. The settingis Maycomb County, Alabama. The main characters are the Finchfamily;father Atticus, daughter and narrater Jean Louise ( ...

(5 pages) 41 0 3.4 Apr/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

"Boy's Life" by Robert McCammon.

tion is that Cory is a witness to a major crime that is extremely rare in his small town of Zephyr, Alabama. Also, it is a reality that someone Cory knows in the town could be this murderer. There is ...

(4 pages) 67 0 3.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

A brief essay of Rosa Park's life. Displays her troubles and triumphs in schooling, marriage and her arrest. I think this essay needs to be a little reorganized and reworded so it flows better.

Rosa Parks LifeRosa Parks was born on February 4,1913 in Tuskegee, Alabama. Her parents were James and Leona. Her family moved to Pine Level, Alabama where she was edu ... tion at the age of eleven, her mother put her in a school for girls. When she was older she went to Alabama State Teachers College High School.She got married to Raymond Parks on December 18, 1932. Ra ... ege High School.She got married to Raymond Parks on December 18, 1932. Raymond was born in Wedowee, Alabama February 12, 1903. Raymond and Rosa worked together in the NAACP's program. When Rosa was ar ...

(1 pages) 86 3 3.9 Dec/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

All about Rosa Park

The History Of Rosa Parks-Rosa Parks was born on February 4, 1913 in Tuskegee, Alabama. She is often referred to as the "Mother of the Civil Rights Movement". Her arrest for refus ... James McCauley, a carpenter, and Leona McCauley, a rural schoolteacher. She grew up in Montgomery, Alabama, where she attended the all-black Alabama State College. In 1932 Parks married Raymond Parks ...

(2 pages) 39 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Booker T Washington Biography

In 1881 he became the first president of Tuskegee Institute, a trade school for blacks that live in Alabama. When the Tuskegee Institute first opened it had only one teacher, about fifty students and ... rst opened it had only one teacher, about fifty students and 2,000 dollars a year from the state of Alabama. By its 25th anniversary under Washington's leadership, the school had more than 1,500 stude ...

(2 pages) 79 0 4.4 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Cause and Effect "The Tennessee Lottery"

ottery is the increase of ticket sales throughother state residents, such as Mississippi, Arkansas, Alabama and the Carolinas. Thedown side to this is the loss of business to these states.As with any ...

(2 pages) 50 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Booker T. Washington

ounder of the Hampton Institute chose Washington to be the principal of a black school in Tuskegee, Alabama. In 1881, he founded the Normal School for colored teachers at Tuskegee but the school was l ... on founded many organizations including. He died at the age of 59 on November 14, 1915 in Tuskegee, Alabama. The plantation where Washington was born is now a national monument. During his lifetime, h ...

(3 pages) 135 0 3.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

Azalea Seafood Gumbo Shoppe was done to provide a strategic plan that will enable Azalea to maintain long-term growth and a sustainable competitive advantage.

o Shoppe and the Value-Added Seafood IndustryAzalea Seafood Gumbo Shoppe was established in Mobile, Alabama in 1971. The company changed hands once before Mike Rathle, John Addison, and Bill Sibley (w ...

(9 pages) 330 0 4.6 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Black Codes in the Former Confederate States

s required "that every negro [is] to be in the service of some white person, or former owner. ...In Alabama the Black Codes stipulated that it was the duty of all "Civil officers" of a county to repor ... for a limited time, not exceeding six calendar months . . . for the benefit of said city." Also in Alabama, municipalities were authorized to "restrain and prohibit the nightly and other meetings or ...

(12 pages) 80 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Analytical Essay based on the novel To Kill a Mockingbird written by Harper Lee.

m Finch and her father's name is Atticus Finch. Their family resides in the town of Maycomb County, Alabama. The story takes place in the 1930's during The Great Depression. Throughout the novel, Scou ...

(3 pages) 139 4 4.5 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A book report on Harper Lee`s "To kill a mockingbird"

ficing the innocence of his children.The novel takes place in the 1930s in a town called Maycomb in Alabama, which is described as a quiet, sleepy and idyllic small town. Where the children play freel ...

(9 pages) 63 2 4.8 Jun/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "To Kill a Mockingbird" by Harper Lee

Alabama commerce law.

Robert McCantsBusiness LawSeptember 8, 2005Case 5-21. Was this a case in which the Alabama statute was unconstitutional because the statute discriminated against out-of-state interest ... f-state interests or did the statute impose an undue burden on interstate commerce?In this case the Alabama statute was unconstitutional because the statute discriminated against out of state interest ... discrimination.The $72.00 extra fee imposed on out of state hazardous material was discriminatory. Alabama reason for their extra charge is origin. Charging extra to out of state hazardous materials ...

(2 pages) 11 0 0.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

How courage is shown in 'To kill a mockingbird' by Harper lee.

g Bird" is based in about 1935, right in the middle of the depression. It is set in a small town in Alabama called Maycomb. Maycomb, like most small southern towns, has a problem with widespread racis ...

(5 pages) 11 0 0.0 May/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "To Kill a Mockingbird" by Harper Lee

Capital Punishment

, which had the most murderers from eight to fourteen killings per 100,000 population, were Nevada, Alabama, Georgia, Arkansas, and Virginia "“ all of them enforce the death penalty. The fact is ...

(3 pages) 8 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues > Death Penalty

Cremitory

overy and investigation, which could last months, at $9.4 million. Thirty funeral homes in Georgia, Alabama and Tennessee had sent bodies to the crematory over two decades. the facility escaped regula ... se of corpse charge. The crematory was used by more than 30 funeral homes in Georgia, Tennessee and Alabama. Records show Marsh picked up more than 250 bodies in Tennessee and drove them across the st ...

(2 pages) 398 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Civil Rights Memories from a grocer from Mississippi

movement could be accessed by virtually everyone. He vividly recalls activists being hosed down in Alabama. Current bands would often incorporate their views on the movement into their music.Mr. News ...

(2 pages) 10 1 0.0 May/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Criminal Law in the News

from potentially getting harmed or even killed. The states that have adopted this law are Arizona, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Idaho, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Mississippi, Oklahoma, and South Dakota ...

(4 pages) 30 0 4.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Child Observation

r did not interact with him constantly he would raise his voice to get his attention (University of Alabama). James solely interacted with his father at the table during my observation even though his ... work for Child Care. Retrieved from http://nncc.org/Child.Dev/ages.stages.18m.24m.htmlUniversity of Alabama. (2010). Your Child's Development, 12-18 Months Developmental Milestones. University of Alab ...

(2 pages) 43 0 0.0 Mar/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Business-to-Business MessagesThe purpose of this paper is to select and analyze three business to business messages using the communication process

o response or, feedback occurs.�Business-to Business LetterMarch 30, 2010 Princess Lance 123 Alabama StreetDear Mrs. Lance,Good day!!!We are writing this letter to inform you that the ABC Compa ... tDear Mrs. Lance,Good day!!!We are writing this letter to inform you that the ABC Company branch in Alabama will soon to open. We will give service and merchandise for the companies who are in line in ...

(7 pages) 200 0 4.0 Jul/2010

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology