Police build boat as drownings increase, from the Nashville Times, 1940
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A captioned photo from the Nashville Times (1940), about a boat built by the police maintenance department. The caption reads: “Because of recent difficulties in recovering bodies drowned in streams in the vicinity of Nashville, Chief of Police John F. Griffin Saturday had a 35-foot boat built for the purpose of dragging local rivers. Pictured above with the boat, which cost the City of Nashville $8.50, is Odell Wooden, of the maintenance department.” Forms part of the Nashville Times newspaper collection. 1 digital photo.
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- Wooden, Odell
Griffin, John F
Boats and boating--Tennessee--Nashville
Nashville (Tenn.)--Social life and customs
Nashville and Davidson County (Tenn.)--History--Sources
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- Police build boat as drownings increase, from the Nashville Times, 1940. 1940. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://nashville.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/nr/id/4217. (Accessed May 11, 2021.)
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- (1940) Police build boat as drownings increase, from the Nashville Times, 1940. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://nashville.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/nr/id/4217
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