Author Archives: MHI2016

The first lecture in our 2014 Preservation Series

The first lecture in our 2014 Preservation Series was terrific. It was a great evening of restaurant reminiscing! Learning new historic facts. Vincent you did a great job! As always thanks for your support!  With Vincent Astor at Memphis Heritage – Howard Hall.

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MHI Annual Membership Meeting, March 25th, 2014

Start: 03/25/2014 – 6:00pm End: 03/25/2014 – 8:00pm MHI’s Annual Membership Meeting Tuesday, March 25, 2013 Memphis Heritage’s annual membership meeting will be returning to March this year.  This will be the 39th Annual Membership Meeting and will be held on Tuesday, March 25th, 2014 at Howard Hall from 6PM to 8PM.  We encourage all current members to attend and all lapsed ...

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Keystone March – April 2014

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 ...

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2014 Memphis Heritage Preservation Lecture Series

Restaurants in Historic Properties- Past and Present!   The 2014 Memphis Heritage’s Preservation Series will be meeting on 4 Mondays in March. Our theme this year will be Amazing Restaurants Past and Present that occupy Historic Buildings.  Following up on Robert Lanier’s article in the Keystone, we will spend evenings discussing restaurants and their histories. Our presenters will touch on how ...

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Our Annual Campaign is underway

Become a part of Memphis Heritage…  include us in your end-of-year giving. Dear Friend of Memphis Heritage, Our annual giving campaign, in full swing right now, is essential to the bottom line of Memphis Heritage. As most of you know, MHI is supported entirely by private dollars through memberships and donations. This annual operating gift campaign was started five years ago ...

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Change the future for historic buildings in Tennessee!

IMPORTANT NEWS……With your help today, we can change the future for historic buildings in Tennessee! Our chance to enact a state incentive to attract private capital investment in job-creating historic rehabilitation projects is now! 35 other states – including all of the states surrounding Tennessee – have already taken this important step, and they are seeing the results: historic buildings ...

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2014 Memphis Heritage Preservation Lecture Series is Coming in March

SIGN UP TODAY…CLASS IS FILLING UP QUICKLY!! Restaurants in Historic Properties- Past and Present! 2014 Memphis Heritage Preservation Lecture Series is Coming in March The 2014 Memphis Heritage’s Preservation Series will be meeting on 4 Mondays in March. Our theme this year will be Amazing Restaurants Past and Present that occupy Historic Buildings. Following up on Robert Lanier’s article in ...

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Keystone Jan – Feb 2014

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 ...

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MHI Accomplishments

Memphis Heritage has had many accomplishments over the years that have served to protect the Historic places in Memphis and Shelby Community. One success story was the adaptive reuse of the Four Flames Restaurant (Patton-Bejach House, Poplar Ave., NR 1987.) Threatened by demolition due to impending foreclosure proceedings against the owners, Memphis Heritage approached the Tennessee Historic Commission to acquire the property. If the ...

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Newman II

Newman 2…The Next Generation New Photographs from the Don Newman Collection Opening Night: Friday, December 13, 6 – 8 pm (2013) Exhibition on view December 10 – January 11 Crosstown Arts Gallery 422 N. Cleveland Organized by Memphis Heritage Memphis Heritage is excited to present a new selection of photographs from the Don Newman archive. Best known for his stunningly elegant ...

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