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  Memphis (Tennessee) - MSN Encarta
The largest city in the state, Memphis is located on the Chickasaw Bluffs overlooking the confluence of the Wolf and Mississippi rivers.
Memphis is the commercial center of the Mississippi Delta, a rich farming area known for its cotton and soybean production.
A noted medical and educational center, Memphis is the site of Rhodes College (1848), The University of Memphis (1912), LeMoyne-Owen College (1862), Christian Brothers University (1871), Memphis College of Art (1936), Southern College of Optometry (1932), a campus (founded in 1911) of the University of Tennessee, and several junior colleges.
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  Memphis, Tennessee - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Memphis is a city in Shelby County, Tennessee, of which it is the county seat.
Memphis is on the Lower Chickasaw Bluff above the Mississippi River, at the mouth of the Wolf River.
Memphis is governed by a mayor and thirteen council members, six elected at large from throughout the city and seven elected from geographic districts.
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 Jackson-Crockett's Memphis Guide
Among Tennessee's large cities, it is the laggard in overcoming the legacy of segregation, a phenomenon reinforced as much by fl community leaders as by white.
Memphis, however, is a river city that grew as a consequence of travelers on the Mississippi River.
West Tennessee was the bastion of slavery in Tennessee, and Memphis was its cornerstone.
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 Memphis Tennessee Travel Guide - USA Tourist   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Memphis is situated on a bluff overlooking the Mississippi River at the western border of Tennessee.
They stop at Memphis on their journeys and it is possible to cruise from one day to a week or more on the greatest rivers in the USA.
Nashville, Tennessee, the country music capital of the world is 200 miles to the east of Memphis.
www.usatourist.com /english/places/tennessee/memphis.html   (1311 words)

  
 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Memphis, Tennessee
Also part of Memphis in May is the FedEx St. Jude Classic, a PGA Tour golf tournament.
The Memphis area is home to many of West Tennessee's larger arts and cultural organizations, such as the Memphis Symphony Orchestra, which performs at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts in Downtown Memphis.
Memphis is home to the National Civil Rights Museum, located in the former Lorraine Motel, where Martin Luther King, Jr.
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 Memphis Hotels, Memphis Apartments, Accomodation
The name of Memphis, Tennessee is almost synonymous with the history of American popular music, with many leading lights from the 1950s and 1960s starting their careers here: Jerry Lee Lewis, Aretha Franklin, B.B. King and of course Elvis Presley.
With a population of nearly 700,000 Memphis is the second largest city in Tennessee and sits on the convergence of the Mississippi and Wolf rivers.
Memphis is world famous for its barbecue tradition, creating some of the most sumptuous meat dishes to be found in the United States, ribs in particular are a Memphis specialty.
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 Memphis Tennessee Real Estate at Memphisareareal-Estate.Com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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 Tennessee Memphis The University of - Search Results - MSN Encarta   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Tennessee, Memphis, The University of, public, coeducational institution in Memphis, Tennessee.
Memphis, The University of, public, coeducational institution in Memphis, Tennessee, part of the State University and College System of Tennessee....
Tennessee (state) : government and politics: electoral college – votes
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 Memphis City Guide and Yellow Pages at SuperPages.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Memphis, TN Memphis, the largest city in Tennessee and the seat of Shelby County, is situated on the eastern bank of a bend in the Mississippi River.
Tennessee split from the Union in 1861, and Memphis became a state capital and Confederate stronghold.
Memphis is known as a city of musical invention, from the Delta blues of Muddy Waters and B.B. King to the "sharecropper" country and rockabilly styles of Johnny Cash and Elvis Presley.
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 Memphis - Wikitravel
Memphis is the largest city in the state of Tennessee.
Managed and operated by the Memphis Grizzlies, the facility is home to both the Memphis Grizzlies of the NBA and the University of Memphis Tigers basketball team.
Memphis is one of the cheapest places in the USA to live, and that includes going out to eat.
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 Memphis, Tennessee   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Memphis, located on the Mississippi River, had streetcars until 1947, and their replacement, the trolley coach, was one of the largest such installations in the South.
North of Huling, the railroad curves away from the trolley line and the trolley route continues to Tennessee and Calhoun, where a number of old factories have been converted to lofts, apartments and condominiums.
The buildings on the north side of the street are mostly thriving institutions (the University of Tennessee Medical Center, for one), but on the south side of the street, Baptist Healthcare moved out of the city, leaving several large buildings sitting abandoned.
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 Tennessee.com
At an elevation ranging from 550 to 1100 feet, from June to August Nashville's average high temperature is 88.7 degrees and from December to February the average low temperature is 29.7 degrees.
Visitors can view a glimpse of Tennessee's history through a 200-foot granite map of the state, a walkway featuring its 95 counties, 31 fountains representing its major rivers and a wall mapping its history.
The 24-acre vacation and convention complex is dedicated to preserving the history of a bygone era with an authentic New Orleans trolley, well-manicured gardens, and a railroad museum with a 1880's...
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 Memphis, Tennessee ::   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Described as gritty and gentle, rustic yet chic, eccentric and eclectic, Memphis is truly the mix of somethin' special.
The couple then goes back to the Peabody to meet a different kind of celebrity - the Peabody Ducks - and to participate as Duck Masters in the 73-year-old tradition of leading them in their march from the fountain to their nesting spot on the roof of the hotel.
Beauty Shop, in midtown Memphis, is a themed restaurant complete with hair dryer booths and waitresses dolled up like stylists, which serves stylish Southern cuisine like watermelon topped with chicken wings.
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 Memphis : Introduction | Frommers.com
Memphis spawned several of the most important musical forms of the 20th century, yet Nashville stole the Tennessee limelight with its country music.
Ask the average American what makes Memphis special, and he or she might be able to tell you that this is the city of Graceland, Elvis Presley's mansion.
Memphis is where W. Handy put down on paper the first written blues music, where the King made his first recording, and where Otis Redding and Al Green expressed the music in their souls.
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 Divorce Attorneys Memphis Tennessee
A person filing for a divorce in Tennessee must be a resident of Tennessee for the 6 months before that person files for divorce.
Memphis is in the middle of the Bible Belt.
Seessel (yes, it was one of the supermarket Seessel's) stated that after a spouse obtains custody of a minor child after entry of a divorce decree, that spouse must apply to the Court for permission to move the children out of the Court's jurisdiction (out of the county).
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 University of Tennessee, Health Science Center
Welcome to the University of Tennessee Health Science Center.
Contribute to the University and ensure the future of health education in Tennessee.
Martha M. Howe, PhD, Van Vleet Professor of Virology, UT Health Science Center, was honored recently with the Alice C. Evans Award for her contributions to the advancement and full participation of women in microbiology.
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 Memphis, Tennessee
Memphis, located on the Mississippi River in the southwest corner of Tennessee, is the largest city in the state.
Settled by Native Americans and later the French, Memphis was founded in 1819 and incorporated in 1826.
Shelby Farms Park is located on the eastern side of the city of Memphis and at the geographic center of Shelby County.
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 Memphis, Tennessee Photographers - Wedding, Portrait, Commercial, Event and Other Photography Services
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 Memphis Apartments
Memphis is famous for nurturing some of the best country, classical, rock and hip-hop music in the country.
Memphis is not only the "Birthplace of the Blues," but also "America's Distribution Center".
This hub of distribution and transportation for the northeast, southeast, and southwest regions of the country boasts a large inland port and the national headquarters of Fed Ex.
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However the Memphis area provides a rich enough living experience so that its residents are proud to make Memphis their home.
Memphis and the state of Tennessee has enjoyed one of the largest economic booms in its history.
With record low unemployment and a per capita income that has doubled in the last 10 years, people are starting to really appreciate Memphis as a great place to buy real estate and to call home.
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 lawyer Memphis divorce - Tennessee Mediation - Answers to FAQ's
Memphis Divorce details Tennessee divorce law and many different family law issues.
Memphis, Tennessee divorce attorney and family lawyer Miles Mason, Sr.
Evidence of conduct or statements made in the course of court-ordered alternative dispute resolution proceedings shall be inadmissible in court to the same extent as conduct or statements are inadmissible under Tennessee Rules of Evidence 408.
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 Memphis, Tennessee relocation services provided by Keller Williams Realty   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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 IBM - Education | Memphis, Tennessee
Through a grant made in 1998, the district is implementing Riverdeep Learning Village in elementary, middle, and high schools to enable teachers to assess student work in a consistent manner that informs and strengthens their instruction, as well as to strengthen the district's professional development training in assessment for teachers and principals.
In 2002, IBM awarded the Memphis Collaboration, consisting of eight institutions of higher learning, with a Reinventing Education grant to build on the district's efforts by transforming the training of pre-service and in-service teachers.
Pre-service teachers in colleges of education and in alternative licensure classes -- a major program in Memphis -- are using the technology to refine their standards-based instructional skills and develop lesson plans.
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 Memphis Real Estate - Memphis Relocation Services and MLS access
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Community organizations in the Memphis TN area are listed on the Memphis links page as well as Memphis attractions such as parks, museums, and of course Memphis sports.
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