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Spirit of Alabama: The 4th Avenue Business District

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The 4th Avenue Business District in Birmingham was a bustling center of shopping for blacks before the civil rights movement.    In the 70's and 80's the district nearly died away with most businesses closing.   Today the area is making a comeback and people are coming back for the areas charm, history and family businesses.   Here's more in this Spirit of Alabama report.

 

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