Memphis has been described as both "the Metropolis of the American Nile" and "a small town with a whole lot of people in it." This volume of vintage photographs captures the unique mix of urban culture and rural roots in a community where great bridges and modern buildings tower within sight of cotton plantations. In some 200 historic photographs accompanied by insightful captions, Memphis traces the development of this truly American city. From the age of steamboats that carried cotton, lumber, and industrial ...

Memphis 2003, Arcadia Publishing Library Editions

ISBN-13: 9781531610531


Memphis 1998, Arcadia Publishing (SC), Charleston, SC

ISBN-13: 9780738515533

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