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    • Papers of Henry Loeb, III

    • African Americans; airports; annexation; blind; budget; business; desegregation; disabilities; economics; elections; fluoridation; government; hospitals; housing; insurance; integration; labor; mayors; municipal employees; parks; politics; public...
    • Henry Loeb, III was born into a wealthy and prominent family in Memphis in 1920. After graduating from Brown University and serving as a Naval lieutenant World War II, he returned to civilian life in Memphis. As Secretary of Loeb’s...
    • Memphis Authors Collection

    • authors; writers; writing;
    • The Memphis Authors Collection is a compilation of writings and other documents written by, written about, or donated to the Memphis Public Library by Memphians. The writings range in date from the 1860s to the 1990s. The collection has a variety...
    • Awsumb Architectural Collection

    • architecture; Awsumb family; Awsumb, Carl David; Awsumb, George; Awsumb, Richard; Awsumb, Wells; buildings;
    • This collection spans the years 1921 to 1986, three generations (George Awsumb, Wells Awsumb, Richard Awsumb, and Carl Awsumb), and five firms (Pfeil & Awsumb “PA”, George Awsumb “GA”, George Awsumb & Sons “GAS”, Awsumb/Associates/Architects “AAA”,...
    • Greer Family Collection

    • business; Dunlap family; family life; Greer, David Searcy; Greer, John Ripley; Greer, Martha Jane Dunlap; Greer family; Tuck, Elizabeth "Bessie";
    • The collection begins with a set of letters sent between David Searcy Greer and Martha Jane Dunlap. The two were engaged in February 1833 and the wedding date was set for February 1835. Meanwhile, Greer was working as a surveyor in the Indian...
    • David Yellin, Lamar Wallis and Ed Greaney

    • Memphis Public Library & Information Center; libraries; Wallis, C. Lamar; Yellin, David; Greaney, Ed; WMC;
    • From left to right: David Yellin, Producer of Face to Face; C. Lamar Wallis, Director of Libraries; Ed Greaney, Program Manager for WMC-TV.
    • "Jazz Musicians Sing The Blues"

    • Broyles, David; jazz; Johnson, Charlton; Kelley, Mike; Lonardo, Tom; MMUSIC; Mobley, Bill; music; 1980s;
    • "Jazz. -- The four-letter word for musical improvisation conjures up images of finger-snapping beatniks, long-haired guitarists, Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman, Al Jarreau, Al Hirt. -- To local club owners, the word conjures up something else: no...
    • Podcast - Memphis Room Music Show - Episode 2

    • Holliday, Eldon; music; University of Memphis; Evans, David; High Water Records; blues; Hemphill, Jessie Mae; Hurt, "Mississippi" John; The Fieldstones;
    • The second episode of the Memphis Room Music Show podcast, hosted by Eldon "Chip" Holliday. In this episode, Dr. David Evans sits down with Chip Holliday to discuss the creation and history of the University of Memphis' High Water Records. Since...
    • William A. Goodman Historic Documents Collection

    • Beauregard, G. T.; Chickasaw Indians; Civil War; Davis, Jefferson; Folsom, David; Forrest, Nathan Bedford; Grant, Ulysses S.; Hurlbut, Stephen A.; Jackson, Andrew; Johnson, Andrew; Johnson, Joseph E.; Kirby-Smith, Edwin; Lincoln, Abraham; Maury,...
    • In 1978, William A. Goodman, a Memphis attorney, historian and collector, gave the Library a unique collection of historic documents. Seven of the pieces are 18th century documents, including two signed by Manuel Gayoso de Lemos, Spanish Governor...

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