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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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MEMPHIS MOMENTS
6:13 pm
Tue June 24, 2014

General Grant in Memphis

18th President of the United States Ulysses S. Grant
Credit Brady-Handy Photograph Collection / Library of Congress

General Ulysses S. Grant nearly met his end, or, at least, certain capture by Confederate General William Hicks Jackson, on a visit through Memphis. 


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MEMPHIS MOMENTS
7:51 pm
Tue April 29, 2014

The Martin Brothers

The Memphis Red Sox
Credit Photo Courtesy of the The Negro Leagues Museum

The four Martin brothers were each influential in the city of Memphis in the early 20th century. In addition to their political activities and professions, they owned the Memphis Red Sox, as well as the stadium in which the team played. 


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