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TitleM.R. Hicks and Company
CreatorClifford Hoyte Poland, Photographer
Date Created1917
AbstractAn exhibit at the 1917 Tri-State Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. It advertises pedigreed pecan trees from M.R. Hicks and Company.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce -- History
Subject: TopicAgricultural exhibitions
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleHull Plumbing and Heating
CreatorClifford Hoyte Poland, Photographer
Date Created1917
AbstractAn exhibit at the 1917 Tri-State Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. It advertises the Kaustine Waterless Closet, an early version of a modern toilet.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce -- History
Subject: TopicPlumbing; Fairs
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleHull Plumbing and Heating
CreatorClifford Hoyte Poland, Photographer
Date Created1917
AbstractAn exhibit at the 1917 Tri-State Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. It shows a model bathroom complete with toiet, tub, and sink, by J.W. Hull Plumming.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce
Subject: TopicPlumbing; Fairs
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleKing's Daughter Booth
CreatorClifford Hoyte Poland, Photographer
Date Created1917
AbstractA Memorial Circle of King's Daughters booth at the Tri-State Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. They are advertising Karo syrup, and giving out "Karo kisses."
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce
Subject: TopicFairs
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleMidway at Tri-State Fair
CreatorClifford Hoyte Poland, Photographer
Date Created1917
AbstractMidway at the Tri-State Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. Many stand outside a ride called "Over the Falls."
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce -- History
Subject: TopicWater sports; Fairs
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleMidway at Tri-State Fair
CreatorClifford Hoyte Poland, Photographer
Date Created1917
AbstractMidway at the 1917 Tri-State Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. The stand displays rows of identical baby dolls.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce
Subject: TopicFairs; Dolls 1910-1920
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleFerris Wheel
CreatorClifford Hoyte Poland, Photographer
Date Created1917
AbstractA ferris wheel at the Tri-State Fair in Memphis, Tennessee.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Recreational Facilities
Subject: TopicFerris wheels; Fairs
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleOrange Crush
CreatorClifford Hoyte Poland, Photographer
Date Created1931
AbstractAn Orange Crush exhibit at the Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee from the company Falls City.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce
Subject: TopicCarbonated beverages ; Fairs
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitlePoultry Exhibit
CreatorClifford Hoyte Poland, Photographer
Date Created1931
AbstractA poultry exhibit at the 1931 Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. It demonstrates a method for raising chicklets in trays.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce
Subject: TopicChicken industry; Fairs
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleShelby County Penal Farm
CreatorClifford Hoyte Poland, Photographer
Date Created1931
AbstractAn exhibit of the Shelby County Penal Farm at the Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. It shows a stacked tower of canned products.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce
Subject: TopicCanned goods; Fairs
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleStewart-Warner
CreatorClifford Hoyte Poland, Photographer
Date Created1931
AbstractAn exhibit at the 1931 Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. It advertises the Stewart-Warner personal radio, "the new big thrill in radio."
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce
Subject: TopicFairs; Radios 1930-1940
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleTennessee Brewing Company
CreatorClifford Hoyte Poland, Photographer
Date Created1931
AbstractAn exhibit at the Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. Circa 1931. It advertises Goldcrest Beer, a Tennessee Brewing Company.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce
Subject: TopicFairs; Beer; Beer industry
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleUnion Central Life Insurance
CreatorClifford Hoyte Poland, Photographer
Date Created1934
AbstractAn exhibit at the Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee advertising the Union Central Life Insurance Company, based out of Cincinnatti, Ohio.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce
Subject: TopicInsurance, Life; Fairs
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleBureau Farm Poultry
CreatorClifford Hoyte Poland, Photographer
Date Created1917
AbstractAn exhibit at the Tri-State Fair in Memphis, Tennessee advertising a method of raising chickens.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce
Subject: TopicAgricultural exhibitions
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleElectrical Machines Exhibit
CreatorClifford Hoyte Poland, Photographer
Date Created1917
AbstractAn exhibit at the 1917 Tri-State Fair in Memphis, Tennessee.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce
Subject: TopicAppliances 1910-1920; Fairs
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleKraft Miracle Whip Salad Dressing
CreatorClifford Hoyte Poland, Photographer
Date Created1933
AbstractAn exhibit at the 1933 Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. The stand is an elaborate display advertising Kraft Miracle Whip Salad Dressing. There are also posters advertising a one-hour musical review starring Al Jolson and Paul Whiteman, of which Kraft is the sponsor.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce
Subject: TopicKraft Foods Company; Fairs; Salad dressing
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleMaxwell House Coffee
CreatorClifford Hoyte Poland, Photographer
Date Created1931
AbstractAn exhibit at the 1931 Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee of Maxwell House Coffee. There is a large coffee maker and a sign advertising that it is a vacuum packed Vita Fresh product.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce
Subject: TopicMaxwell House Coffee Company ; Fairs
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleMemphis Retail Coal Merchants
CreatorClifford Hoyte Poland, Photographer
Date Created1931
AbstractAn exhibit at the 1931 Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tennessee offering promotional deals on coal, from the Memphis Retail Coal Merchants.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce
Subject: TopicCoal; Fairs
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleMemphis Levee
CreatorC.H. Poland, Photographer
Date Created1930
AbstractA view of the Mississippi River from a levee in Memphis, Tennessee.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Water-supply
Subject: TopicLevees
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleJ.R. Hardin and Sadie Lee at the Memphis Levee
CreatorJ.C. Coovert, Photographer
Date Created1910
AbstractTwo steamboats being loaded at the Memphis levee, circa 1910.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Industries
Subject: TopicSteamboats 1900-1910
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleLumberjacks
CreatorC H Poland, Photographer
Date Created1900
AbstractLumberjacks working in Memphis, Tennessee.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Lumber Trade
Subject: TopicLumberjacks
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TitleHauling logs
CreatorC H Poland, Photographer
Date Created1900
AbstractHauling logs through the mud in Memphis, Tennessee.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Lumber Trade
Subject: TopicLogging United States; Logging
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TitleLumberjacks hauling a log
CreatorC H Poland, Photographer
Date Created1900
AbstractLumberjacks hauling a log in Memphis, Tennessee.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Lumber Trade
Subject: TopicLumberjacks; Logging United States
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TitleLumber industry
CreatorC H Poland, Photographer
Date Created1900
AbstractLumberjacks preparing logs to be hauled in Memphis, Tennessee.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Lumber Trade
Subject: TopicLumberjacks; Logging United States
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TitleLumberjacks
CreatorC H Poland, Photographer
Date Created1900
AbstractLumberjacks chopping down a tree in a field near Memphis, Tennessee.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Lumber Trade
Subject: TopicLumberjacks; Logging United States
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleSawmill
CreatorC H Poland, Photographer
Date Created1900
AbstractThe interior of a sawmill. Two African American workers are loading planks of wood while a supervisor looks on from above.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Lumber Trade
Subject: TopicSawmill Workers; Sawmills United States
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TitleSawmill
CreatorC H Poland, Photographer
Date Created1900
AbstractInterior of a sawmill. Workers tooling saw blades.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Lumber Trade
Subject: TopicSawmill workers; Sawmills United States; Disston Saws
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleChemical Engine Company #2
Date Created1890
AbstractThe Fire Department of Memphis, Tennessee. Caption beneath reads Chemical Engine Company No. 2, No. 37 Poplar Street. Photograph shows a horse-drawn fire engine with three fire fighters.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.)
Subject: TopicFire engines; Fire engines and equipment 1900-1940
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleMemphis Fire Department
Date Created1890
AbstractMembers of the Fire Department in Memphis, Tennessee. Their names are written on the back of the photograph.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.)
Subject: TopicMemphis. Fire Dept.
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TitleMemphis Fire Department
Date Created1890
AbstractThe Fire Department of Memphis, Tennessee. Photograph in front of the Fire Station, includes horses, horse-drawn fire engines, and fire fighters.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.)
Subject: TopicFire departments; Memphis. Fire Dept. ; Fire departments United States.
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TitleMemphis Fire Department
Date Created1890
AbstractThe Fire Department of Memphis, Tennessee. Picture of motorized fire engine and six fire fighters.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.)
Subject: TopicFire engines; Memphis. Fire Dept.; Fire departments United States.
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleAuto Race
Date Created1917
AbstractAn auto race at the Tri-State Fair in Memphis, Tennessee, circa 1917.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Sports
Subject: TopicAutomobile racing; Fairs
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleUnited States Army Recruiting Station
CreatorC.H. Poland, Photographer
Date Created1917
AbstractAn United States Army recruiting station at the 1917 Tri-State Fair in Memphis, Tennessee. There is one man in uniform handing out materials to a group of interested men. In the background there are classic Coca-Cola signs.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Labor Supply
Subject: TopicMilitary; Fairs; Recruiting and enlistment United States 1910-120
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleFirst Motor Truck Company
Date Created1919
AbstractThe First Motor Truck Company of the Memphis Fire Department. The photo shows six men posing beside an old-fasioned truck.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Commerce
Subject: TopicTrucks
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleRust Cotton Picker
CreatorC.H. Poland, Photographer
Date Created1935
AbstractA Rust Cotton Picker at the 1935 National Cotton Show in Memphis, Tennessee. It is a McCormick-Deering Farmalll with Goodyear tires.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.) -- Photographs
Subject: TopicCotton pickers 1930-1940
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleDixie Jubilee Singers
Date Created1928
Abstract This photograph is titled, "Dixie Jubilee Singers". The Dixie Jubilee Singers were cast in the film "Hallelujah!," the first all-black musical. Scenes from the film were filmed in Memphis, Tennessee. Memphian Georgia Woodruff is pictured in the second row, far left.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.); Shelby County (Tenn.)
Subject: NameDixie jubilee Singers; Woodruff, Georgia
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TitleCast members of Hallelujah!
Date Created1928
Abstract This photograph is titled, "Cast members of Hallelujah!". This picture shows three members of the cast on location at the Wilson Plantation in Arkansas. Hallelujah! was the first all-black musical. Some scenes were filmed in Memphis, Tennessee and some of the cast were from Memphis, Tennessee.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.); Shelby County (Tenn.)
Subject: NameHallelujah!, (movie); Wilson Plantation, (Arkansas)
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleScene from Hallelujah!
Date CreatedNovember 16, 1928
Abstract This photograph is titled, "Scene from Hallelujah!". This picture shows a scene filmed in Memphis, Tennessee. Hallelujah! was the first all-black musical. The scene was filmed on Lenow St. in the LeMoyne Gardens area.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.); Shelby County (Tenn.)
Subject: NameHallelujah! , (movie)
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleCast of Hallelujah!
Date Created1928
Abstract This photograph is titled, "Cast of Hallelujah!". This picture shows a scene from the movie. The cast of Hallelujah! which was the first all-black musical. Scenes from the movie were filmed in Memphis, Tennessee. Memphian Georgia Woodruff, member of the Dixie Singers, is pictured second from the right.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.); Shelby County (Tenn.)
Subject: NameHallelujah!, (movie); Woodruff, Georgia
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleGeorgia Woodruff
Date Created1928
Abstract This photograph is titled, "Georgia Woodruff". Georgia Woodruff, Memphian and member of the Dixie Jubilee Singers, with Director King Vidor and other cast members of Hallelujah!. The film was the first all-black musical, parts of which were filmed in Memphis, Tennessee.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.); Shelby County (Tenn.)
Subject: NameWoodruff, Georgia; Vidor, King
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleScene from Hallelujah!
Date Created1928
Abstract This photograph is titled, "Scene from Hallelujah!". It shows a scene from the first all-black musical Hallelujah!. Parts of the film were filmed in Memphis, Tennessee. Memphian Georgia Woodruff is pictured sixth from the left.
Subject: GeographicMemphis (Tenn.); Shelby County (Tenn.)
Subject: NameWoodruff, Georgia
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Physical LocationMemphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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TitleGoal
CreatorThurlby, Illustrator
Date CreatedAugust 14, 1920
AbstractCartoon from the Seattle Times celebrating the passage of women's suffrage in Tennessee. A woman from the Suffragists basketball team, wearing 'Tennessee' on a ribbon around her head, shoots a basketball over a woman from the Antis team. The goal is labeled 'Ratification' and the basketball '19th Constitutional Amendment.' Henry Romeike, Inc. of New York, NY provided this clipping to Carrie Chapman Catt.
Subject: TopicWomen -- Suffrage -- Tennessee; Constitutional amendments -- United States -- Ratification; Women basketball players -- United States -- History; Political cartoons 1910-1920; Colonel Tennessee
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Physical LocationTennessee State Library and Archives, Nashville, TN
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TitlePlease!
CreatorKromer, Illustrator
Date CreatedAugust 9, 1920
AbstractThis political cartoon from the New York World shows a young woman suffragist asking Colonel Tennessee, the rustic older gentleman often used to represent Tennessee, for a special session of the Tennessee Legislature for the ratification of the 19th Amendment for women's suffrage.
Subject: TopicWomen -- Suffrage -- Tennessee; Constitutional amendments -- United States -- Ratification; Women in popular culture; Political cartoons 1910-1920; Colonel Tennessee
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Physical LocationTennessee State Library and Archives, Nashville, TN
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TitleWhere There's a Will, There's a Way
CreatorArmelee, Illustrator
Date CreatedAugust 10, 1920
AbstractThis political cartoon shows Colonel Tennessee leaping over a wooden fence (constitutional technicalities) to come to the aid of a young woman (suffrage)stranded on a rock (35th state) while attempting to cross a stream (strong opposition) and reach the other side (36th state). A caption in the upper left corner proclaims "What does one care for a high fence and deep water, when such an opportunity presents itself."
Subject: TopicWomen -- Suffrage -- Tennessee; Constitutional amendments -- United States -- Ratification; Women in popular culture; Political cartoons 1910-1920; Colonel Tennessee
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Physical LocationTennessee State Library and Archives, Nashville, TN
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TitleVamped!
CreatorRay McGill, Illustrator
Date CreatedAugust 16, 1920
AbstractIn this political cartoon, Colonel Tennessee is eyeing a older woman representing suffrage. His comment is "Perfect 36," referring to Tennessee's place as the 36th and final state needed to ratify the 19th Amendment. Her belt "Tennessee" cinches her waist while she exclaims "Oh! Colonel!"
Subject: TopicWomen -- Suffrage -- Tennessee; Constitutional amendments -- United States -- Ratification; Women in popular culture; Political cartoons 1910-1920; Colonel Tennessee
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Physical LocationTennessee State Library and Archives, Nashville, TN
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TitlePessimist and the Optimist
CreatorRay McGill, Illustrator
Date CreatedAugust 13, 1920
AbstractThis political cartoon shows two suffragists wearing "Votes for Women" sashes, standing outside the Tennessee legislature while it's in special session about the ratification of the 19th Amendment on Friday the 13th. One is fearful of what will happen, and the other is optimistically positive about what the legislature will do on the women's suffrage issue. Henry Romeike, Inc. of New York, NY provided this clipping to Carrie Chapman Catt.
Subject: TopicWomen -- Suffrage -- Tennessee; Constitutional amendments -- United States -- Ratification; Women in popular culture; Political cartoons 1910-1920
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Physical LocationTennessee State Library and Archives, Nashville, TN
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TitleCourting Colonel Tennessee
CreatorClubb, Illustrator
Date CreatedAugust 11, 1920
AbstractThis political cartoon shows a harried Colonel Tennessee on a sofa, his hat on the floor, upturned with its brim labeled 'Tennessee Legislature.' Two young women sit on either side of the Colonel, vying for his attention. One represents 'suffrage' and the other 'anti-suffrage.' A sign tacked up on the wall behind them says 'Special Session,' as the legislature of Tennessee was meeting at the time to decide upon the ratification of the 19th Amendment. Henry Romeike, Inc. of New York, NY provided this clipping to Carrie Chapman Catt.
Subject: TopicWomen -- Suffrage -- Tennessee ; Constitutional amendments -- United States -- Ratification; Women in popular culture ; Political cartoons 1910-1920; Colonel Tennessee
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Physical LocationTennessee State Library and Archives, Nashville, TN
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TitleWaiting for the Young Lady of the House
CreatorRosenberg, Illustrator
Date CreatedAugust 16, 1920
AbstractIn this political cartoon, the 1920 presidential candidates, Governor James M. Cox and Senator Warren G. Harding, both of Ohio, wait outside the closed door of the Tennessee Legislature. Cox is ready to offer bonbons for the "fair Lady Voter from an admirer," while Harding holds a large bouquet of flowers "to Miss Suffrage with love." Henry Romeike, Inc. of New York, NY provided this clipping to Carrie Chapman Catt.
Subject: TopicWomen -- Suffrage -- Tennessee; Constitutional amendments -- United States -- Ratification; Political campaigns -- United States; Political cartoons 1910-1920
Subject: NameCox, James M. (James Middleton), 1870-1957; Harding, Warren G. (Warren Gamaliel), 1865-1923
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Physical LocationTennessee State Library and Archives, Nashville, TN
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TitleTaking It Back
CreatorThurlby, Illustrator
Date CreatedSeptember 2, 1920
AbstractThis political cartoon illustrates the constitutional controversy that ensued after the Tennessee legislature ratified the 19th Amendment. A teacher with a desk labeled "National Woman Suffrage" has her partially eaten apple, labeled "Ratification," stolen by a misbehaving boy from Tennessee, who exclaims, "I didn't give it to ya ta keep!" Behind the teacher, there is a Roll of Honor of the 36 states who had ratified the 19th Amendment on which number 36, Tennessee, is crossed out. Henry Romeike, Inc. of New York, NY provided this clipping to Carrie Chapman Catt.
Subject: TopicWomen -- Suffrage -- Tennessee; Constitutional amendments -- United States -- Ratification; Women in popular culture ; Political cartoons 1910-1920
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Physical LocationTennessee State Library and Archives, Nashville, TN
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TitleLest We Forget
CreatorGrant, Illustrator
Date CreatedAugust 21, 1920
AbstractThis artistic political cartoon shows Colonel Tennessee offering the ballot to a young woman representing 'suffrage.' Behind them are sketches of the faces of many of the women who fought for women's suffrage, including Susan B. Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Dr. Anna Shaw. Henry Romeike, Inc. of New York, NY provided this clipping to Carrie Chapman Catt.
Subject: TopicWomen -- Suffrage -- Tennessee ; Constitutional amendments -- United States -- Ratification; Suffragists -- United States; Political cartoons 1910-1920
Subject: NameAnthony, Susan B. (Susan Brownell), 1820-1906; Stanton, Elizabeth Cady, 1815-1902
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Physical LocationTennessee State Library and Archives, Nashville, TN
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