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  • David R. Schwimmer
    Cretaceous Period in Alabama

    The Cretaceous Period, which dates to between 145 to 66 million years ago, is the last geological time...
  • David R. Schwimmer

    Lophorhothon is among the family of dinosaurs known as hadrosaurs, or duck-billed dinosaurs. They inhabited...
  • David R. Schwimmer
    Cambrian Period

    The Cambrian Period (~541 to 485 million years ago) was a pivotal time in the history of life on Earth.
  • Kayla C. Scott
    Courtview and the Foster Family

    George Washington Foster (1806-1878) was a wealthy industrialist, planter, and philanthropist in Florence, …
  • Kayla C. Scott
    James Jackson

    James Jackson (1782-1840) was well-known as one of the founders of Florence and surrounding Lauderdale County.
  • Kayla C. Scott
    Orange Beach Indian and Sea Museum

    The Orange Beach Indian and Sea Museum, founded in 1995, is a free historic attraction with a focus on the local history …
  • Kayla Scott
    Alexander Donelson Coffee

    Alexander Donelson (A. D.) Coffee was a Florence businessman, planter, and Confederate veteran of the...
  • Kayla C. Scott
    Florence Synodical Female College

    The Florence Synodical Female College was established in Florence, Lauderdale County, to provide…
  • Kayla C. Scott
    Muscle Shoals National Heritage Area

    The Muscle Shoals National Heritage Area (MSNHA) is one of 49 heritage areas nationwide and the only...
  • Kayla C. Scott
    Forks of Cypress

    Built for Irish immigrant James Jackson and completed in 1830, the Forks of Cypress mansion was situated …