• Map of the city of Memphis & vicinity (1925)

    Ohman Map Co

    This detailed color street map of Memphis (Tenn.) and its immediate environs contains various data and names landowners provided by Bluff City Abstract Co. In the city itself, the map highlights and n…

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  • Greetings from the City of Memphis

    Scenes of Memphis: Cossit Library; Lily Pond, Overton Park; Country Club; Landing at Riverside Park; Handling Cotton; Forest [i.e. Forrest] Monument; Tennessee Trust Building. Two-cent red George Wash…

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  • Confederate Park and Mississippi River

    Confederate Park in Memphis with a view of the Mississippi River in the background. The American flag can be seen flying over a building in the park, and the prow of a steamship is visible on the rive…

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  • W.C. Handy monument at Handy Park, Memphis, Tennessee

    Statue of an African American man, W.C. Handy, holding a trumpet

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  • Church Park

    A two story structure stands at the center of what appears to be a rectangular park, with pathways leading to the building from several directions. Medium sized trees are spaced evenly and two streetl…

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  • The W.C. Handy Park in Memphis, Tennessee

    A park with a sign "Handy Park" and stores and cars in the background. African American men sit on two benches. One African American man hunches over a Pepsi Cola sign on the ground. All men are weari…

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