Map of Davidson County, Tennessee
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- Created Date
- approximately 1920
This map depicts Davidson County in the early 1920s. City wards are numbered within the city's corporation limits. Roads, railroads, the Cumberland River, creeks, and neighborhoods are drawn and named. Schools are denoted with a figure of a school house. Many of Davidson County landowners are named. Map legend located in top left.
Davidson County was created by the North Carolina legislature in 1783 to honor Revolutionary War general William Lee Davidson. Its has a city-county government with Nashville, named for Revolutionary War general, Francis Nash. This map was made between 1920 and 1923 when Nashville Industrial Corporation owned the former Old Hickory Powder Plant and before they sold it back to DuPont.
- Digital Library of Tennessee
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- Tennessee State Library & Archives
- Nashville (Tenn.)--Maps
Cumberland River (Ky. and Tenn.) Real property--Tennessee--Davidson--Maps
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- Map of Davidson County, Tennessee. approximately 1920. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://cdm15138.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15138coll23/id/9708. (Accessed October 19, 2019.)
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- (approximately 1920) Map of Davidson County, Tennessee. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://cdm15138.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15138coll23/id/9708
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- Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America <http://cdm15138.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15138coll23/id/9708>.