Stand at the Schoolhouse Door Alabama http://apr.org en Lawmakers' Visit Marks Segregated Past at Alabama http://apr.org/post/lawmakers-visit-marks-segregated-past-alabama <P>Members of Congress are visiting the University of Alabama to see the place where former Gov. George C. Wallace made his "Stand in the Schoolhouse Door" against racial integration 50 years ago.</P> <DIV> <P>The leaders will be in Tuscaloosa on Friday for commemoration program.</P> <P>The event will held at the auditorium where Wallace tried to block the enrollment of black students at Alabama in 1963.</P> <P>Among those greeting the delegation will be a daughter of Wallace, Peggy Wallace Kennedy.</P> <P>The program is part of the 13th annual Congressional Civil Rights Pilgrimage. Fri, 01 Mar 2013 12:28:00 +0000 The Associated Press 25886 at http://apr.org Lawmakers' Visit Marks Segregated Past at Alabama