Monthly Archives: June 2019

Newman to Now Exhibit Opening

Saturday, 3 pm June 15, 2019 Memphis Heritage at Howard Hall 2282 Madison Ave. at Edgewood Don Newman was a local photographer who captured thousands of iconic images of Memphis structures and streetscapes during the 1940’s – 60’s. Many of Mr. Newman’s images show beloved buildings that have been demolished or changed drastically since the time of the photographs. Gary ...

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Barretville Bank & Trust Company Building

Status: Preserved Address: 9043 Barret Road, Barretville Built: 1932; renovated 1958-59 Architectural Style: Commercial Modern Movement Original Function/Purpose: Bank The Barretville Bank & Trust Company Building was placed on the National Register on May 7, 2019. History: The Barret family settled in northern Shelby County in 1852 and opened a general store four years later. The Barretville Bank was founded ...

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U.S. Marine Hospital (U.S. Marine Hospital Building, Nurses Quarters, and Steam Laundry; listed in 2019)

Status: Renovation is planned Address: Metal Museum Drive (formerly 360 and 374 West California Avenue), Memphis Built: 1883-1884 (Nurses Quarters) and 1934-1939 (Hospital Building and Steam Laundry) Architectural Style: Modernist Style Original Function/Purpose: Governmental The U.S. Marine Hospital Building, Nurses Quarters and Steam Laundry were placed on the National Register on May 13, 2019. History: Each of four surviving buildings ...

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