Historic Markers Across Alabama



Arthur P. Bagby - Governor 1837 - 1841



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Location: on 6th Street west of 28th Avenue, Tuscaloosa, Alabama
County: Tuscaloosa
Coordinates: N 33° 12.439    W 087° 34.434
  33.20731666    -87.5739
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: None
 



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Arthur P. Bagby
Governor 1837 - 1841


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.







End of Arthur P. Bagby - Governor 1837 - 1841