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TitleMarch to support 1969 school boycott
CreatorErnest C Withers, Photographer
Date Created1969
AbstractMarch down Beale Street to support the school boycott in 1969. Pictured are (L to R): Jesse Epps, Ralph Jackson, Maxine Smith, Ezekial Bell, and Adjua Naantaanbuu. Signs read (L to R): "[Matter Not] Hard You Try You Can't Stop Us Now"; "Justice for All School Board and St. Joseph" (2 signs); "White Merchants Do Right Speak Out"
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.)
Subject: TopicCivil rights movements -- Tennessee -- Memphis -- History -- 20th century -- Pictorial works; Civil rights -- Tennessee -- Memphis; Civil rights
Subject: NameJackson, Ralph; Bell, Ezekial; Smith, Maxine; Jackson, Ralph; Naantaanbuu, Adjua
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleRefugees at Camp Crump
Date CreatedMay 21, 1912
AbstractMemphians at Camp Crump, a temporary relief shelter, after the flood of 1912 which forced them out of their homes. This is a group photo of 37 unnamed African American men from the camp, shown in background.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Economic Policy
Subject: TopicFloods Tennessee Memphis; \\
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TitleRefugees at Camp Crump
Date CreatedMay 21, 1912
AbstractAfrican American Memphians at Camp Crump, a temporary relief shelter built after the flood of 1912, which forced them out of their homes.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Economic Conditions
Subject: TopicFloods; Floods Tennessee 1920-1930
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleConfederate Reunion
Date Created1865
AbstractOf unknown date, the photograph shows Confederate soldiers at a reunion in Memphis, Tennessee. The banner reads "Troop A Forest Cavalry Nashville Tenn."
Subject: GeographicNashville (Tenn.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Subject: TopicUnited States Civil War, 1861-1865
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleCotton Field
Date Created1920
AbstractThis is a black-and-white photograph of a cotton field with trees in the background and a small wooden shed in the distance. There is the name "Poland Photo, Memphis 10" in the bottom right hand corner of the photo.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Land Use
Subject: TopicCotton plantations; Agriculture
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleCotton Gin
Date Created1920
AbstractWorkers at a barn housing a cotton gin. Out front is a deck with workers standing on bales of cotton. To the left is an open-frame shed.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Industries
Subject: TopicAgriculture; Cotton gins and ginning
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleCotton Picker
Date Created1920
AbstractA photograph of a man operating the long arm of an early cotton picker.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Industries
Subject: TopicAgriculture; Cotton-picking machinery
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TitleMcCormick cotton picker
Date Created1920
AbstractA photograph of a man operating a McCormick M-12-H cotton picker.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Industries
Subject: TopicAgriculture; Cotton-picking machinery
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TitleCotton Picking
Date Created1920
AbstractThis photograph features five African American cotton pickers at work. One is on horseback. There's a large baskets in the foreground full of harvested cotton.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Industries
Subject: TopicAgriculture; Cotton picking
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TitleCotton picking
Date Created1920
AbstractThis photograph features seven African American cotton pickers at work, supervised by a man on horseback. There are two houses in the distance.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Industries
Subject: TopicAgriculture; Cotton picking
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TitleCotton warehouses
Date Created1865
AbstractView of a cobblestone road lined with cotton warehouses and cotton bales out front. There is a man sitting on one of the bales to the left, and stares across the street towards some billboard advertisements.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Industries
Subject: TopicAgriculture; Cotton Storage
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TitleWeighing Cotton
Date Created1910
AbstractMen weighing cotton with a scale and lead weights inside a warehouse.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Industries
Subject: TopicAgriculture; Cotton industry
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TitleMemphis Flood of 1912
CreatorJ.C. Coovert, Photographer
Date CreatedApril 17, 1912
AbstractA photograph of a Memphis Gas Works pump. One of a series of photographs taken during the 1912 Memphis flood taken by photographer J.C. Coovert. According to writing on the photograph, the pump was used to move 4,000,000 gallons of water in 24 hours.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Water-supply
Subject: TopicFloods; Pumping machinery
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TitleMemphis Flood of 1912
CreatorJ.C. Coovert, Photographer
Date CreatedApril 18, 1912
AbstractMemphis Gas Works pumping water. One of a series of photographs of the 1912 Memphis flood taken by photographer J.C. Coovert.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Water-supply
Subject: TopicFloods; Pumping machinery
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TitleMemphis Flood of 1912
CreatorJ.C. Coovert, Photographer
Date CreatedApril 17, 1912
AbstractPhotograph of the Memphis Gas Works facilities. One of a series of photographs of the 1912 Memphis flood taken by photographer J.C. Coovert.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Water-supply
Subject: TopicFloods; Pumping machinery
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TitleMemphis Flood of 1912
CreatorJ.C. Coovert, Photographer
Date CreatedApril 17, 1912
AbstractThe Memphis Gas Works. One of a series of photographs of the 1912 Memphis flood taken by photographer J.C. Coovert.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Water-supply
Subject: TopicFloods; Pumping machinery
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TitleMemphis flood of 1912
CreatorJ.C. Coovert, Photographer
Date CreatedApril 8, 1912
AbstractThe Memphis Gas Works.One of a series of photographs of the 1912 Memphis flood taken by photographer J.C. Coovert.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Water-supply
Subject: TopicFloods; Pumping machinery
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TitleMemphis Flood of 1912
CreatorJ.C. Coovert, Photographer
Date Created1912
AbstractAfrican-American Memphians camping on the levee in a shanty home. One of a series of photographs of the 1912 Memphis flood taken by photographer J.C. Coovert.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Social Conditions
Subject: TopicFloods Tennessee Memphis; African Americans
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TitleMemphis Flood of 1912
CreatorJ.C. Coovert, Photographer
Date Created1912
AbstractAfrican-American Memphians camping on the levee during the flood. One of a series of photographs of the 1912 Memphis flood taken by photographer J.C. Coovert.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Social Conditions
Subject: TopicFloods Tennessee Memphis; African Americans
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TitleMemphis Flood of 1912
CreatorJ.C. Coovert, Photographer
Date CreatedApril, 1912
AbstractHigh water at Main and Mill Sts. The image shows Memphians taking shelter in two joined train cars. One of a series of photographs of the 1912 Memphis flood taken by photographer J.C. Coovert.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Water-supply
Subject: TopicFloods Tennessee Memphis
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TitleMemphis flood of 1912
CreatorJ.C. Coovert, Photographer
Date Created1912
AbstractLooking down Main St. The image shows several paddle boats on a heavily flooded portion of Main Street. One of a series of photographs of the 1912 Memphis flood taken by photographer J.C. Coovert.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Water-supply
Subject: TopicFloods Tennessee Memphis
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TitleMemphis Flood of 1912
CreatorJ.C. Coovert, Photographer
Date CreatedApril, 1912
AbstractAnother view of high water at Main and Mill Sts., in Memphis. One of a series of photographs of the 1912 Memphis flood taken by photographer J.C. Coovert.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Water-supply
Subject: TopicFloods Tennessee Memphis
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TitleMemphis Flood of 1912
CreatorJ.C. Coovert, Photographer
Date CreatedApril 7, 1912
AbstractA boat landng on Main Street in Memphis. One of a series of photographs of the 1912 Memphis flood taken by photographer J.C. Coovert.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Water-supply
Subject: TopicFloods Tennessee Memphis
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TitleMemphis Flood of 1912
CreatorJ.C. Coovert, Photographer
Date CreatedApril 6, 1912
AbstractMemphis Gas Plant. One of a series of photographs of the 1912 Memphis flood taken by photographer J.C. Coovert.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Water-supply
Subject: TopicFloods Tennessee Memphis
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TitleMemphis Flood of 1912
CreatorJ.C. Coovert, Photographer
Date Created1912
AbstractAfrican-American Memphians on the levee during the flood. One of a series of photographs of the 1912 Memphis flood taken by photographer J.C. Coovert.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Water-supply
Subject: TopicFloods Tennessee Memphis
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TitleMemphis Flood of 1912
CreatorJ.C. Coovert, Photographer
Date Created1912
AbstractAfrican-American Memphians on the levee during the flood. The caption is, "Home on the Levee." One of a series of photographs of the 1912 flood taken by photographer J.C. Coovert.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Water-supply
Subject: TopicFloods Tennessee Memphis; African Americans
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TitleMemphis flood of 1912
CreatorJ.C. Coovert, Photographer
Date Created1912
Abstract"Looking east on Mill St. from 2nd St." The image shows several groups on boats congregating to a local church. One of a series of photographs of the 1912 Memphis flood by photographer J.C. Coovert.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Water-supply
Subject: TopicFloods Tennessee Memphis
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TitleMemphis Flood of 1912
CreatorJ.C. Coovert, Photographer
Date CreatedApril 8, 1912
AbstractThe levee on Poplar St. built by the Memphis St. Railway. One of a series of photographs of the 1912 Memphis flood by photographer J.C. Coovert.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Water-supply
Subject: TopicFloods Tennessee Memphis; Levees
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TitleMemphis Flood of 1912
CreatorJ.C. Coovert, Photographer
Date CreatedApril 6, 1912
AbstractLooking north on 2nd St. from Mill St. One of a series of photographs of the 1912 Memphis flood taken by J.C. Coovert.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Water-supply
Subject: TopicFloods Tennessee Memphis
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TitleMemphis Fairgrounds Refugee Camp
Date Created1937
AbstractOne of the women and children's barracks on the Memphis Fairgrounds Refugee Camp used during the Memphis flood of 1937. The image shows a large group of children posing for a photograph.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Housing
Subject: TopicFloods Tennessee Memphis; Barracks
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TitleRefugee Camp First Aid Clinic
Date Created1937
AbstractA first aid clinic at the Fairground Refugee Camp that was set up during the 1937 flood in Memphis. There are shelves with various bottles set up on the back wall, and the room is filled with doctors and nurses and patients.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Hospitals
Subject: TopicFloods Tennessee Memphis ; Clinics
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TitleRefugee Camp Clothing Depot
Date Created1937
AbstractA clothing depot set up inside the cattle barn at the Memphis fairgrounds. The fairgrounds were being used as a refugee camp during the 1937 flood.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Charities
Subject: TopicFloods Tennessee Memphis
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TitleRefugee camp barracks
Date Created1937
AbstractThe National Guard assisting in the building of barracks at the fairgrounds in Memphis. The fairgrounds were used as a refugee camp during the 1937 flood.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Housing
Subject: TopicFloods Tennessee Memphis
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TitleHughes Heating Company
CreatorClifford Hoyte Poland, Photographer
Date Created1934
AbstractAn exhibit at the 1934 Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee displaying a coal-burning device called "Black Servant" made by Hughes Heating Company. The sign claims that it "solves all fuel burning problems."
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce
Subject: TopicAgricultural fairs; Exhibition buildings
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TitleJohnston Refrigerator Company
CreatorC H Poland, Photographer
Date Created1933
AbstractAn exhibit at the 1933 Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. Exhibit of Maytag Washers and Ironers, put on by the Johnston Refrigerator Co.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Photographs
Subject: TopicMid-South Fair (Memphis, Tenn.) History Pictorial works.
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleJefferson Island Salt
CreatorPoland, Photographer
Date Created1934
AbstractAn exhibit of Jefferson Island Hexagon Salt at the 1934 Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce
Subject: TopicAgricultural fairs; Exhibition buildings
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TitleAutomobile exhibit
CreatorPoland, Photographer
Date Created1934
AbstractAn automobile exhibit at the 1934 Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce
Subject: TopicAutomobile showrooms
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TitleBuckie's Italian Food
CreatorPoland, Photographer
Date Created1933
AbstractAn exhibit of canned Italiain food from Buckie's Italian Foods at the 1933 Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. There are pyramids of cans and an "NRA Member"sign under the company sign.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce
Subject: TopicAgricultural fair
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TitleD. Canale and Company
CreatorClifford Hoyte Poland, Photographer
Date Created1934
AbstractAn exhibit at the 1934 Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee of a grocery store displaying the sorts of items they carry.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce
Subject: TopicAgricultural fairs; Grocery stores
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TitleCopeland Refrigeration
CreatorClifford Hoyte Poland, Photographer
Date Created1931
AbstractAn exhibition at the 1931 Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. This particular stand is selling electric refrigerators by Copeland.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce
Subject: TopicAgricultural exhibitions; Appliance stores
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TitleCrosley
CreatorClifford Hoyte Poland, Photographer
Date Created1933
AbstractAn exhibit at the Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. This stand is selling electric refrigerators by Crosley, distributed by Harry Wilson, Inc.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce
Subject: TopicAgricultural exhibitions; Appliance stores
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TitleCosgrove Cluster Cotton Seed Company
CreatorClifford Hoyte Poland, Photographer
Date Created1934
AbstractAn exhibit at the Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee in 1934. The stand is covered with bushels of Mars-Rose cotton and the name of the company is Cosgrove Cluster Cotton Seed Co. The caption indicates that they were 1st prize winners at the fair that year.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce
Subject: TopicAgricultural fairs; Cotton
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TitleElectrolux Refrigerator
CreatorClifford Hoyte Poland, Photographer
Date Created1934
AbstractAn exhibit at the Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. The stand in this picture advertises a kerosene refrigerator called Electrolux. Next to the refrigerator is a crib with four baby dolls. A sign reads, "The famous Dionne quintuplets depend on Electrolux to keep their food at even temperature."
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce
Subject: TopicFairs; Appliance stores
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TitleJ.E. Dilworth Company
CreatorClifford Hoyte Poland, Photographer
Date Created1931
AbstractAn exhibit at the 1931 Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. The exhibit displays an automatic coal burner called the Iron Fireman, made by J.E. Dilworth Co.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce
Subject: TopicFairs; Coal
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TitleCudahy Packing Company
CreatorClifford Hoyte Poland, Photographer
Date Created1931
AbstractAn exhibition at the Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. The stand advertises various canned meats packaged by the Cudahy Packing Company. Several signs explain how they are a "million dollar cotton market," part of a campaign to help the south.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce
Subject: TopicFairs; Agricultural exhibitions
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TitleElectrolux Gas Refrigerator
CreatorClifford Hoyte Poland, Photographer
Date Created1934
AbstractA exhibit at the Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. The stand displays a single Elecrolux gas-powered refrigerator on a stand made to look like a large tree stump. Two statues of bears, one on either side, stand as if they want to get inside.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce
Subject: TopicFairs; Refrigerators
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TitleJ.T. Fargason Grocer Company
CreatorClifford Hoyte Poland, Photographer
Date Created1931
AbstractAn exhibit at the 1931 Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. The stand advertises J.T. Fargusun Grocer Co., which sells IGA and Fargo flour. They had a daily free cake drawing.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce
Subject: TopicFairs; Grocers
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TitleFargason Flour Company
CreatorClifford Hoyte Poland, Photographer
Date Created1933
AbstractAn exhibit at the Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. The stand belongs to the Fargason Company and is displaying Fargo brand flower. There is an National Recovery Administration (NRA) Blue Eagle sign on the wall indicating that they are in compliance with the Federal Government. The text beneath it reads "We are proud to display Roosevelt's badge of honor."
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce
Subject: TopicFairs; New Deal, 1933-1939
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TitleFowler Electric Company
CreatorClifford Hoyte Poland, Photographer
Date Created1934
AbstractAn exhibit at the Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. The exhibit contains a miniature demonstration model for an "Attic Ventalation and Cooling System for Homes and Appartments." The sytem is being advertised by Fowler Electric Company.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce
Subject: TopicFairs ; Air conditioning; Model houses
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TitleElectrical Machine Exhibit
CreatorClifford Hoyte Poland, Photographer
Date Created1917
AbstractAn exhibit at the 1917 Tri-State Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. The exhibit shows a 3 horse power generator engine, a table with storage battery, and a Western electric vaccum cleaner.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce
Subject: TopicFairs; Electric generators
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