• Membership Plaque (3)

    An undated membership plaque of the Memphis Chamber.

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  • Lehman's Cigar store

    Lehman's at 5 N. Main St. & Madison Ave. -- Text on front: K14-32

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  • Major John J. McCann, between 1888 and 1907

    A portrait photograph of Major John J. McCann, a Confederate Army veteran of the American Civil War, who became a prominent merchant miller based in Nashville, Tennessee during the post-war era. McCan…

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  • Madison at Bellevue - SW

    Bill's Service Station at the southwest corner of Madison and Bellevue.

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  • "Main and Beale"

    Businesses and pedestrians at the intersection of Beale and Main Streets. Caption on back of photo reads, "1-3-1956 Main & Beale." On the right, the cinema is showing "Guys and Dolls." On the left, Th…

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  • Poplar and Perkins

    Near Poplar and Perkins, signs for a number of businesses can be seen: Stephenson's Big Star, Goodwill, 1st National Bank, Jiffy Car Wash and Bensinger's Cleaners.

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  • 824 Poplar

    Sanitary Fish Market, at 824 Poplar near Manassas. Next Sabbatini's Shoe Shop is also pictured.

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  • Railroad workers' strike ends, 1955 May 09

    A photograph of picketers holding the Nashville Banner newspaper's morning extra announcing the settlement of the 57-day-old strike of Louisville & Nashville and Nashville Chattanooga & Saint Louis ra…

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  • Duncan Hotel. Nashville, Tenn., circa 1910

    A postcard of the Duncan Hotel built in 1889 by wealthy Nashville broker William M. Duncan. This massive brick building was trimmed in stone and occupied a fourth of the block on the southeast corner…

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  • Slide Collection - Street Scene, Fourth Avenue North at Church Street

    The Noel Hotel, located at Fourth Avenue North and Church Street, opened in 1930 and continued as a hotel until 1972. After the hotel closed, the building was renovated and has since housed various bu…

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  • Union Bank and Trust Co. building, Nashville, Tenn., circa 1910

    A postcard of the Union Bank and Trust Company building, located in downtown Nashville, Tennessee at 225 Third Avenue, North. The bank was organized circa the 1880s. Leslie Cheek was elected president…

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  • Atlas of the city of Nashville 1908. [Plate 16B]

    1 map; 58 x 75 cm. A plat map of downtown Nashville, Tennessee and the surrounding area highlighting the East Nashville's Five Points neighborhood. The map was originally published in 1908 by G. M. Ho…

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  • Chinatown

    Brown, Saul

    A very busy street in San Francisco's Chinatown.

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  • Hotels on Main

    Several businesses and hotels on Main Street are visible, including Hotel Chisca, Ambassador Hotel, Tri-State Hotel, and Martin Motors. Caption on back of photo reads, "May 27 or 28, 1948 Main St."

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  • Public Square, Nashville, Tenn., 1908

    A postcard of Public Square in Nashville, Tennessee, looking west circa 1908. Public Square, also referred to as Court House Square or Court Square, was located right in the center of the city. The sq…

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  • Main and Adams

    View from Adams Avenue looking north at Main Street. Caption on back of photo reads, "At. Adams looking north on Main St."

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  • Billboards on South Main Street

    Billboards and businesses in the South Main district. Caption on back of photo reads, "S. Main." One billboard is an ad for Falstaff Beer.

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  • Slide Collection - East Side of Public Square

    Looking north toward the City Market House, buildings and businesses located along the east side of the Public Square are shown in this ca. 1960 view. 35 mm

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  • Photograph of the Washington Manufacturing Company building, after the fire, circa 1985

    A photograph of the Washington Manufacturing Company building at 200 and 210 Second Avenue North, after it was gutted by fire on October 12, 1985. The building occupied two addresses and may at one ti…

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  • Dry Goods Store

    The interior of a dry goods store, possibly Goldsmith's.

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