In 1870, Union County was formed from parts of other counties, Lee, Tippah and Pontotoc, and New Albany established as the county seat.
"...designed as a monolithic concrete structure."Hmm....I would have expected a bit more of a description than that. No wonder there were no authors listed for the work. Although I could find no other specific references after due diligence in searching, I did some speculation and decided to go out on a limb here with my own assessment. I trust the folks over at MissPres to correct my efforts, and as always, appreciate the tutoring.