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What was Memphis like in the 20's, 30's, 40's, 50's, 60's, etc?  Click on any subject below and read what others have written about growing up in Memphis during these years.


What are your memories of Memphis when you were young?  Fill out one of the forms on this page to add your memory to any of these on the list or add a new subject, and your memories will be posted, within 24 hours.  This section is frequently updated with new "memories" from visitors to the website.


 

"General " Memories at bottom of page

 

Memphis in the 1920's

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Hollywood

Dinstuhl's Candy

Mississippi River Flood 1927


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Memphis in the 1950's

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Malco Theater

Warner Theater

Loew's State Theater
Loew's Palace Theater Ellis Auditorium Crime
Censored Films White Magnolia Trees Crump Stadium

WDIA

Overton Park Shell

Drive In Restaurants

Drive In Theaters Oak Park YMCA Peabody Hotel
TV in the 50's Memphis Music Claridge Hotel
Beale Street

Millington Naval Base

Memphis Zoo
Fairgrounds

Ice Storms

Dance Party
Bathroom Blues Planter's Peanuts Pappy & Jimmy's Lobster Shack
Cotton Carnival Children's Ball Maywood Mid-South Fair

Court Square - Santa

Lamar Terrace Electric Buses
Poplar Tunes CA Illuminated Flag Fairgrounds Pool
Fairview Jr High Strand - Princess  Capitol Theater
"Filmed in Memphis" Memphis Blue Laws Elvis
Bottle Deposits
- Selling Pop Bottles
Near Miss The "Y"
Maury Elementary School Hollywood

Halloween

  Bellevue Junior High Bessie's Chicken Shack

 

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Memphis in the 1980's

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Mall of Memphis

Cotton Carnival

Peabody Hotel
  Goldsmith's  


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Memphis in the 2000's

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Dogwoods and Azaleas

 
 
 
 


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General memories - all Years

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General Memories of Memphis

 

 

 

 

 

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