• Yellow Fever in Memphis

    A page from Frank Leslie's illustrated Newspaper with two sketches of Father Mathew Yellow Fever Camp near Memphis, TN. The top illustration shows the Sisters of Charity breaking down the camp, and th…

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  • Harahan Bridge over the Mississippi River in Memphis, Tennessee

    This photograph shows the Harahan Bridge over the Mississippi River in Memphis, Tennessee. Four men are pictured but no information about their identities is provided. There is a car similar to a mode…

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  • Memphis Flood of 1912

    Coovert, J. C

    A boat landng on Main Street in Memphis. One of a series of photographs of the 1912 Memphis flood taken by photographer J.C. Coovert.

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  • Levee at Memphis, Tennessee

    Simplot, A. (Alexander), 1837-1914

    Two sketches from the magazine Harper's Weekly. The first is titled "The Levee at Memphis, Tenn.--Hauling Sugar and Cotton from their Hiding-Places for Shipment North." The second, "General View of Cu…

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  • Grant's Army

    Achell, F. B

    A sketch from Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper. The full caption reads "Re-enforcements for Grant's army leaving Memphis, Tenn." It features a steamer leaving a port in Memphis.

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  • Memphis Levee

    Poland, Clifford Hoyte, 1882-1939

    A view of the Mississippi River from a levee in Memphis, Tennessee.

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  • Harahan Bridge over the Mississippi River in Memphis, Tennessee

    This photograph shows the Harahan Bridge over the Mississippi River in Memphis, Tennessee. Four men are pictured but no information about their identities is provided. There is a car similar to a mode…

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  • Automobile exhibit

    Poland

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

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  • Flordia Underpass in Memphis, Tennessee

    This photograph shows the Flordia Underpass located in Memphis, Tennessee.

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  • Memphis Before The War

    Crayton, Porte

    Three color sketches from Harper's Weekly. Old Battery at the Navy Yard, Steamboat Landing, and The Cotton Levee. MC 42, Folder 1, Item 1f

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  • Flordia Underpass in Memphis, Tennessee

    This photograph shows the Flordia Underpass located in Memphis, Tennessee.

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  • J.R. Hardin and Sadie Lee at the Memphis Levee

    Coovert, J. C

    Two steamboats being loaded at the Memphis levee, circa 1910.

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  • Memphis Flood of 1912

    Coovert, J. C

    Another view of high water at Main and Mill Sts., in Memphis. One of a series of photographs of the 1912 Memphis flood taken by photographer J.C. Coovert.

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