• Muster Roll of Company I, 2nd West Tennessee Infantry Regt, African Descent, 25 February 1864

    Capt. Charles S. Graff

    Muster and Descriptive - 14 men, lists birthplace and occupation

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  • Amos Blanch Jones

    A photograph of Amos Blanch Jones who was president of Memphis Conference Female Institute in Jackson, Tennessee, from 1878-1880, and 1897-1911.

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  • Arrest of Yellow Fever Refugees

    A sketch from Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper. The full caption of the sketch is "Tennessee - Arrest of Yellow Fever Refugees by the Safety Patrol of Memphis." The image is of two men with guns a…

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  • Electrolux Gas Refrigerator

    Poland, Clifford Hoyte, 1882-1939

    A exhibit at the Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. The stand displays a single Elecrolux gas-powered refrigerator on a stand made to look like a large tree stump. Two statues of bears, one on eith…

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  • Finley, Neal B.

    United States. Army; Infantry; 4th Division; 58th Regiment; Company F White

    View Full Item  in Tennessee State Library & Archives
  • Memphis Retail Coal Merchants

    Poland, Clifford Hoyte, 1882-1939

    An exhibit at the 1931 Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee offering promotional deals on coal, from the Memphis Retail Coal Merchants.

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  • Missing

    Gutherz, Carl (1844-1907)

    A woodland scene with a brightly-dressed dead soldier lying in leaves on the forest floor and a bird on a branch above him.

    View Full Item  in Memphis Brooks Museum of Art
  • Union Central Life Insurance

    Poland, Clifford Hoyte, 1882-1939

    An exhibit at the Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee advertising the Union Central Life Insurance Company, based out of Cincinnatti, Ohio.

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  • Steele Hall, LeMoyne College

    Two and one half story, brick building with three bay facade, stone window sills, lintels, and detailing. Two covered entry doors are located on either end of the front facade, with additional entranc…

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  • The Great Bridge and train at Memphis, Tenn.

    B. W. Kilburn

    A photograph on the Harahan Bridge, also known as the "Great Bridge," in Memphis, Tennessee. A locomotive is crossing the bridge. A man with luggage stands to the side of the tracks. Railroads were a…

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  • Muster Roll of Company K, 2nd West Tennessee Infantry Regt, African Descent, 5 March 1864

    Capt. Charles R. Riggs

    Muster and Descriptive - 12 men, lists birthplace and occupation

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  • Tennessee League of Women Voters

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  • Memphis Fire Department

    The Fire Department of Memphis, Tennessee. Picture of motorized fire engine and six fire fighters.

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  • These pictures show how WAVES replace men for duty on sea and in the air

    Newspaper article that gives the picture and description of six different jobs performed by Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service). The women in this article held positions at the…

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  • J.T. Fargason Grocer Company

    Poland, Clifford Hoyte, 1882-1939

    An exhibit at the 1931 Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. The stand advertises J.T. Fargusun Grocer Co., which sells IGA and Fargo flour. They had a daily free cake drawing.

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  • NAACP National Convention

    This photograph was taken at the Cook Convention Center in Memphis, TN, on June 28, 1976. Photographed from left to right Roberta Church, Roy Wilkins, and Velma Lois Jones, who was President of the Me…

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  • Electrical Machine Exhibit

    Poland, Clifford Hoyte, 1882-1939

    An exhibit at the 1917 Tri-State Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. The exhibit shows a 3 horse power generator engine, a table with storage battery, and a Western electric vaccum cleaner.

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  • Steele Hall, LeMoyne-Owen College

    Press-Scimitar Photographer

    Exterior of brick building on corner of college campus.

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  • United States Army Recruiting Station

    Poland, Clifford Hoyte, 1882-1939

    An United States Army recruiting station at the 1917 Tri-State Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. There is one man in uniform handing out materials to a group of interested men. In the background there are c…

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  • Cotton Field

    This is a black-and-white photograph of a cotton field with trees in the background and a small wooden shed in the distance. There is the name "Poland Photo, Memphis 10" in the bottom right hand corne…

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