History of Lexington Community  Compiled by  sixth grade students of Lexington School,  1939 - 1940. 

History of the Shoals  Published in the Times Daily, 25 Feb 1999. Used with permission.

David R. Lindsey's Journal 1865 - 1893   David R. Lindsey was the owner and editor of the newspaper, the Florence Journal.

Florence Fire - 25 Sep 1866  As published by D. R. Lindsey in his newspaper, the Florence Journal.

William B. Wood's 4th of July 1876 Address  Published as a serial in the Florence Gazette, July - Sep 1876, this is Wood's recollections of Florence, Lauderdale County, and some of the people from the earliest years.

Other places to locate Lauderdale County's history:

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