James Robertson Apartment Hotel, Nashville Tenn., circa 1940
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A postcard of the James Robertson Apartment Hotel located on Seventh Avenue North and Commerce Street in downtown Nashville. Also pictured is a reproduction of Fort Nashboro, the log fort built by James Robertson, founder of Nashville, in 1779. The James Robertson Apartment Hotel was dubbed "The South's Finest" and named after this famous pioneer. The architecture of the structure is in the art deco style. Completed in 1929, this building served as the base hotel for the Opry stars playing at the Ryman Auditorium. Today the building is used as income restricted apartments. Forms part of the Nashville Room Postcard Collection. 1 postcard : col. ; 3.5 x 5.5 in.
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- Nashville Public Library
- Curt Teich & Co. (Publisher)
- James Robertson Apartment Hotel (Nashville, Tenn.)
Fort Nashborough (Nashville, Tenn.)
Central business districts--Tennessee--Nashville
Art deco (Architecture)--Tennessee--Nashville
Nashville (Tenn.)--Buildings, structures, etc
Commerce Street (Nashville, Tenn.)
Seventh Avenue (Nashville, Tenn.)
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- James Robertson Apartment Hotel, Nashville Tenn., circa 1940. 1940~. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://nashville.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/nr/id/783. (Accessed October 16, 2019.)
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- (1940~) James Robertson Apartment Hotel, Nashville Tenn., circa 1940. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://nashville.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/nr/id/783
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- Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America <http://nashville.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/nr/id/783>.