• Complete map of Nashville and suburbs (appr. 1947)

    Nashville and Davidson County (Tenn." Metropolitan Planning Commission, Nashville (Tenn." Planning Commission

    Highly detailed street map of the greater Nashville area. Named roads, highways, railroads, parks, schools, hospitals, and cemeteries are all shown. Footprints of major buildings are drawn, and neighb…

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  • Map of west Nashville

    Lyle, W. H. (surveyor)

    Map showing West Nashville along the Cumberland River. Streets are named, businesses along the river front are identified, and neighborhoods are named. Clifton and Richland parks are labeled. And inse…

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  • Plan of Nashville, 1805

    Searcy, Robert

    Hand-drawn plat map of Nashville dated 1805. This important early map shows the property owners for most of the lots in the city that were laid out by Thomas Molloy 21 years prior. The Cumberland Rive…

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  • Proposed extension of Memphis

    Tod, Edward P

    Map of the proposed extension of the city limits of Memphis that accompanied a petition to the Tennessee General Assembly in 1845. The proposed extension would extend the southern border corporation l…

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  • City of Nashville and Edgefield (1860)

    The 1860 Haydon & Booth map shows public buildings, banks, stone or brick buildings, wood buildings, railroads, ward boundaries, and ward numbers. Indexes churches, houses of industry, offices of dail…

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  • "Beautiful Riverside Drive"

    Image showing the transformation of the Memphis downtown area next to the Mississippi River from a garbage dump to Riverside Drive. Caption on front of photo reads, "Like Magic Beautiful Riverside Dri…

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  • Plan of New Orleans, the capital of Louisiana (1760)

    Brion de la Tour, Louis, 1743-1803

    Drawn from French sources (Mr. D'Anville) and published in London in 1760, this street plan of New Orleans shows the disposition of its streets, quarters and canals as they have been traced by Mr. de…

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  • "Beautiful Riverside Drive"

    Black and white photo showing before and after pictures of Riverside Drive. Caption on front of the photo reads, "Like Magic Beautiful Riverside Drive emerged from this."

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  • Chattanooga and Vicinity (1914)

    G.M. Hopkins & Co

    Color map of the City of Chattanooga and suburbs such as North Chattanooga, Sherman Heights, Mabbit Springs, Lookout Mountain and others in the 1910s. Geographic features such as the Tennessee River,…

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  • Nashville in 1804

    Eichbaum, William A., 1787-1873

    From the recollections of Mrs. Harriet Temple the daughter of Duncan Robertson. Shows Nashville in 1804 with landscape, dwellings, businesses and the Cumberland River. Eichbaum also lightly noted some…

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