George "Machine Gun Kelly" Barnes and his ties to the city of Memphis.
The Harahan Bridge has been a presence crossing the mighty Mississippi River for nearly 100 years, connecting downtown Memphis to Arkansas.
Miles Vanderhorst Lynk had an historic career, pioneering for minority rights in the Mid-South medical community.
General Ulysses S. Grant nearly met his end, or, at least, certain capture by Confederate General William Hicks Jackson, on a visit through Memphis.
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.