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Memphis, Tennessee

Foundation: 1819

Location: 35.1495° N, 90.0490° W

 

Information: Seat of Shelby County, Tennessee. Located on the Mississippi River.

 

Citation: John E. Harkins, "Memphis" in Tennessee Encyclopedia of History and Culture, 2016, http://www.tennesseeencyclopedia.net/entry.php?rec=889 (accessed July 19, 2016).