Historic Markers Across Alabama



Joshua L. Martin - Governor 1845 - 1847



Marker ID:  
Location: 8th 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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He presided over the transfer of the capital from Tuscaloosa to Montgomery in 1847. When the United States invaded Mexico Alabamians readily joined to fight, just as they would in 1861.







End of Joshua L. Martin - Governor 1845 - 1847