Florence in Lauderdale County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Erected by Florence Historic Board Florence Alabama.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: War, Spanish-American • War, US Civil.
Location. 34° 47.992′ N, 87° 40.586′ W. Marker is in Florence, Alabama, in Lauderdale County. Marker is at the intersection of East Tennessee Street (U.S. 72) and Short Court Street, on the left when traveling west on East Tennessee Street. Located at entrance behind Florence Utilities Building. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Florence AL 35630, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Founding of Florence (within shouting distance of this marker); Downtown Florence Historic District (within shouting distance of this marker); Dred Scott (within shouting distance of this marker); Southall Drugs (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); City of Florence (about 500 feet away); Lauderdale County (about 700 feet away); Karsner-Kennedy House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Justice John McKinley Federal Building (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Florence.
Also see . . . Times Daily May 4, 1895. Wheeler Rifles Reception. A Brilliant Social Event Long to be Remembered. (Submitted on July 7, 2010, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 25, 2018. It was originally submitted on July 7, 2010, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA. This page has been viewed 1,287 times since then and 38 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on July 7, 2010, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.