Memphis, Tennessee, 1861, artist's impression

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View of Memphis from the West bank of the Mississippi - The Exchange, or Court House building, is seen on the left; the principal Steamboat Landing on the extreme right. The front row of mercantile buildings appear on the summit of the Bluff. The view shows the city as seen from the Memphis and Little Road Railroad, on the Arkansas side of the Mississippi.
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John Warner Barber & Henry Howe,Our Whole Country or the Past and Present of the United States....Volume II (New York: Tuttle & McCauley, 1861), 884.
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