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Miscellaneous References and Mentions

While our initial data about Elkmont came from various goverment sources (GNIS, US Census, FIPS), we also found mention of Elkmont in various books, maps and other sources. When we find a mention, a fact or snippet, we add that information to our Gazetter.

We've created the following list to keep track of the sources that proved useful in adding to our knowledge about Elkmont. We hope that they will be useful to you.

Elkmont is contained in a comprehensive list of Post Offices that was created by Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<1>

From that list:

The Elkmont post office opened in 1872.

Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895)
Published by Rand McNally & Co.

A note taken from the Shipper's Guide for Elkmont:
Services available in 1895: had a Post Office, no Railroad mentioned

Rand McNally Map of Alabama (1911)
Published by Rand McNally & Co.

SPV's Comprehensive Railroad Atlas of North America - Southern States
Written by: Walker, Mike
Published by Steam Powered Video (SPV), 2001
(Available from Amazon.com)

Shell Oil Map of Alabama (1956)
Published by Shell Oil Company

We found Elkmont in these Censuses: 2010-1990. See our Census Page for Elkmont for more information.

Both the GNIS and FIPS databases contain entries for Elkmont. See our Misc Page for Elkmont for more information.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Elkmont. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Limestone County: www.co.limestone.al.us/

The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>A copy of their list with background information can be found at:

      https://cblevins.github.io/us-post-offices/data-biography/









 

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