• 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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  • 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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  • Memphis Fire Department

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

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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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  • Photographs of the Memphis Blood Bank

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  • Copeland Refrigeration

    Poland, Clifford Hoyte, 1882-1939

    An exhibition at the 1931 Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. This particular stand is selling electric refrigerators by Copeland.

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  • Stewart-Warner

    Poland, Clifford Hoyte, 1882-1939

    An exhibit at the 1931 Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. It advertises the Stewart-Warner personal radio, "the new big thrill in radio."

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  • Hull Plumbing & Heating

    Poland, Clifford Hoyte, 1882-1939

    An exhibit at the 1917 Tri-State Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. It shows a model bathroom complete with toiet, tub, and sink, by J.W. Hull Plumming.

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  • History of the City of Memphis Hospitals Blood Bank

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  • Chemical Engine Company #2

    The Fire Department of Memphis, Tennessee. Caption beneath reads Chemical Engine Company No. 2, No. 37 Poplar Street. Photograph shows a horse-drawn fire engine with three fire fighters.

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  • Automobile exhibit

    Poland

    An automobile exhibit at the 1934 Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee.

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  • Hull Plumbing & Heating

    Poland, Clifford Hoyte, 1882-1939

    An exhibit at the 1917 Tri-State Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. It advertises the Kaustine Waterless Closet, an early version of a modern toilet.

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  • Cotton Picker

    A photograph of a man operating the long arm of an early cotton picker.

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  • J.E. Dilworth Company

    Poland, Clifford Hoyte, 1882-1939

    An exhibit at the 1931 Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. The exhibit displays an automatic coal burner called the Iron Fireman, made by J.E. Dilworth Co.

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  • Memphis Fire Department

    The Fire Department of Memphis, Tennessee. Photograph in front of the Fire Station, includes horses, horse-drawn fire engines, and fire fighters.

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  • Memphis Flood of 1912

    Coovert, J. C

    A photograph of a Memphis Gas Works pump. One of a series of photographs taken during the 1912 Memphis flood taken by photographer J.C. Coovert. According to writing on the photograph, the pump was us…

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  • Memphis Flood of 1912

    Coovert, J. C

    The Memphis Gas Works. One of a series of photographs of the 1912 Memphis flood taken by photographer J.C. Coovert.

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  • Hughes Heating Company

    Poland, Clifford Hoyte, 1882-1939

    An exhibit at the 1934 Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee displaying a coal-burning device called "Black Servant" made by Hughes Heating Company. The sign claims that it "solves all fuel burning pro…

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  • Memphis Flood of 1912

    Coovert, J. C

    Photograph of the Memphis Gas Works facilities. One of a series of photographs of the 1912 Memphis flood taken by photographer J.C. Coovert.

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  • Memphis flood of 1912

    Coovert, J. C

    The Memphis Gas Works.One of a series of photographs of the 1912 Memphis flood taken by photographer J.C. Coovert.

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