=== History ===
A brief [
http:// www.co.adams.id.us/ countyhistory.html history of the county] is available online at the Adams County website, including short histories of each of the major communities of the county.
A combined [http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-washington-county-and-adams-county/oclc/5118530&referer=brief_results History of Washington County and Adams County ]was written by Frank Harris. The two counties were also the subject of [http://www.worldcat.org/title/salute-to-pioneers-of-washington-and-adams-counties/oclc/15673047&referer=brief_results Salute to Pioneers of Washington and Adams counties.]