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U.S. District Courts for the Districts of Alabama: Records and Bibliography

Official Records

The records of the U.S. District Courts for the Districts of Alabama are included among Record Group 21 at the:

        National Archives and Records Administration
        Southeast Region (Atlanta)
        5780 Jonesboro Road
        Morrow, Georgia 30260

        Email: atlanta.archives@nara.gov

A guide to the holdings of the regional archvies is available at: http://www.archives.gov/southeast/holdings/index.html

A published description of the records is also available in the Guide to Federal Records in the National Archives of the United States, 1995 ( http://www.archives.gov/research/guide-fed-records/index.html ).

Bibliography

Freyer, Tony, and Timothy Dixon. Democracy and Judicial Independence: A History of the Federal Courts of Alabama, 1820-1994 . Brooklyn, NY: Carlson Publishing Inc., 1995.

Riser, R. Volney, comp., Paul M. Pruitt, Jr. and David I. Durham, eds. A Goodly Heritage: Judges and Historically Significant Decisions of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama, 1804-1955 . Tuscaloosa, Ala.: University of Alabama School of Law, in partnership with the United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama, 2010.
 

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