The Keystone

The Keystone is a publication of Memphis Heritage, and the voice of the Memphis Preservation Community. The Keystone advocates preservation of historic resources in Memphis and Shelby County and features news and stories about local history, preservation, neighborhoods, community development, architecture and the environment. Our readership includes our members and others interested in neighborhood affairs and public issues relating to community history, architecture, preservation and development. Advertising in the Keystone reaches thousands of restoration-minded customers seeking the services of other preservation-minded businesses.

  • Frequency: Six issues per year (January/February, March/April, May/June, etc.).
  • Distribution: 1,000 copies are mailed to members of Memphis Heritage, neighborhood leaders, government officials and others. For a list of representative distribution outlets see below. Contact us for advertising rates!

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Evergreen/Central Midtown Outlets:

  • Joe’s Liquor Store
  • Fantastic Sam’s
  • Fino’s From the Hill
  • Rhodes College
  • Happy Day Cleaners on Union
  • Grace St. Luke’s

Overton Square Outlets:

  • Midtown Piggly Wiggly
  • Playhouse on the Square
  • Sowell & Co. Realtors
  • 1910 Frameworks
  • Bosco’s
  • Memphis Pizza Cafe
  • Dabbles

U of M/East Memphis Outlets:

  • Main Library (They send out to the branches)
  • Buster’s Liquors
  • Davis-Kidd Booksellers (Laurelwood)
  • Whole Foods
  • La Baguette
  • Muddy’s Bake Shop

South Main/Downtown Outlets:

  • Arcade Restaurant
  • Bluff City Coffee
  • WEVL Radio
  • Hnedak Bobo Architects
  • Tro Jung Brannen
  • Looney Ricks Kiss Architects (Toyota Plaza)
  • Center City Commission
  • Little Tea Shop
  • McEwen’s on Monroe
  • Lit on Union
  • Miss Cordelia’s at Harbor Town

Midtown West/Med Center Outlets:

  • Southwest TN Community College
  • Cupboard Restaurant
  • Kimbrough Liquors
  • Askew Nixon Ferguson Architects

Idlewild/Cooper Young Outlets:

  • Christian Brothers University
  • Barksdale Cafe
  • Graham’s Lighting
  • Otherlands
  • Burke’s Books
  • Celtic Crossing