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MEMPHIS MOMENTS
5:48 pm
Tue September 16, 2014

Davy Crockett's Arrival in Memphis

King of the Wild Frontier
Credit John Gadsby Chapman, Oil on Canvas / Art Collection, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center, The University of Texas at Austin

Davy Crockett, folk hero, West Tennessee Congressman, bear-hunter, and martyr of the Alamo, had a colorful reputation, which he enjoyed and promoted.

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MEMPHIS MOMENTS
6:10 pm
Wed August 6, 2014

Memphis in World War I

Credit American Red Cross

Memphis played an important role in World War I, a war which began 100 years ago this month. 


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MEMPHIS MOMENTS
7:55 pm
Tue July 22, 2014

Machine Gun Kelly

Machine Gun Kelly
Credit Memphis Police Department

George "Machine Gun Kelly" Barnes and his ties to the city of Memphis.


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MEMPHIS MOMENTS
6:05 pm
Tue July 15, 2014

The Harahan Bridge

The Harahan Bridge in Memphis.


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MEMPHIS MOMENTS
5:50 pm
Thu June 26, 2014

Miles Vanderhorst Lynk

Dr. Miles Vanderhorst Lynk

Miles Vanderhorst Lynk had an historic career, pioneering for minority rights in the Mid-South medical community. 


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