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Tennessee History Books


Tennessee local and regional history books feature vintage images of small towns and downtowns across the state. Each title celebrates the unique cultures and traditions of the 'Volunteer State' through historical images and descriptive captions.

From the days when cotton was king and the Dixie Highway was under construction, to the innovative sounds that became known as the 'Memphis blues,' the legendary track at Bristol Motor Speedway, and towns like Chattanooga, Murfreesboro, Nashville, Pigeon Forge, and more, each book features stunning vintage images revealing the unique people, places, and events that make up the history of the great state of Tennessee.


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African Americans in Memphis
African Americans in Memphis

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
Memphis has been an important city for African Americans in the South since the Civil War. They migrated from within Tennessee and from surr ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738567501
African Americans in Rutherford County
African Americans in Rutherford County

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
African Americans have heavily contributed to and shaped the unique and vibrant Rutherford County in middle Tennessee. Located 30 miles sout ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738566368
African Americans of Giles County
African Americans of Giles County

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
Giles County was founded on November 14, 1809, and is known as the land of milk and honey. The county is home to over 30 National Register p ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738566894
African-American Life in Sumner County
African-American Life in Sumner County

$19.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
Early African Americans in Sumner County, both slaves and free, left a legacy not only of beautiful brick buildings and sturdy stone fences, ...
Images of America Available $19.99 9780738568638
Alcoa
Alcoa

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
Alcoa, incorporated in 1919 and located in Blount County, was established by Aluminum Company of America (ALCOA) officials who desired to cr ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738587813
Along the Appalachian Trail Georgia, North Carolina, and Tennessee
Along the Appalachian Trail Georgia, North Carolina, and Tennessee

$21.99 Available
state: Georgia
series: Images of America
Predating the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and the Blue Ridge Parkway, the Appalachian Trail was established in the 1920s. Yet even a ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738591032
Around Gallatin and Sumner County: Volume II
Around Gallatin and Sumner County: Volume II

$21.99 Backordered
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
Sumner County, like many of the counties of Tennessee, finds itself ever-expanding, growing from a predominantly agricultural community once ...
Images of America Backordered $21.99 9780738568898
Around Lynchburg
Around Lynchburg

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
Nestled within Tennessee’s Central Basin, Moore County is the second smallest county in the state. Despite its size, it has brought fame to ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738591476
Bartlett
Bartlett

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
Situated in the geographical center of Shelby County, Bartlett is one of the fastest growing communities in the metro Memphis area. Original ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738566733
Baseball in Chattanooga
Baseball in Chattanooga

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of Baseball
Professional baseball was introduced to Chattanooga in the summer of 1885, and the Lookouts moniker and legacy dates to 1909. Baseball in Ch ...
Images of Baseball Available $21.99 9780738542140
Baseball in Memphis
Baseball in Memphis

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of Baseball
Auto Zone Park, arguably the best minor-league baseball park built in the past 25 years, is nestled in a corner of downtown Memphis. Located ...
Images of Baseball Available $21.99 9780738591087
Baseball in Nashville
Baseball in Nashville

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of Baseball
Nashville’s first professional baseball team was organized in 1885, but the city’s baseball roots can be traced to 1862, as Union soldiers c ...
Images of Baseball Available $21.99 9780738543918
Beale Street
Beale Street

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
Once celebrated as the Main Street of Negro America," Beale Street has a long and vibrant history. In the early 20th century, the 15-block n ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738543635
Benton County
Benton County

$19.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
In the early 1800s, land in Benton County was opened for settlers. Although the county began as a small farming community, it has grown and ...
Images of America Available $19.99 9780738518145
Blount County
Blount County

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
Blount County is the 10th county formed in the state of Tennessee. It was carved out of Knox County in 1795 and named for William Blount, th ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738585710
Bradley County
Bradley County

$21.99 Backordered
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
Bradley County consists of rolling hills in two valleys at the base of the Smoky Mountains. In 1711, the Yuchi Indians and their land fell t ...
Images of America Backordered $21.99 9780738543871
Bristol
Bristol

$19.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Postcard History
In 1852, Joseph R. Anderson purchased 100 acres on the Virginia- Tennessee border with the intent of building a town in the foothills of the ...
Postcard History Available $19.99 9780738553221
Bristol
Bristol

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state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
Images of America: Bristol celebrates the history of the town known as “A Good Place to Live.” Joseph A. Anderson bought land on the Virgini ...
Images of America Backordered $21.99 9780738541679
Bristol Dragway
Bristol Dragway

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of Sports
Bristol Dragway was carved into an East Tennessee mountainside in 1965. In the more than four decades since, the track known as “Thunder Val ...
Images of Sports Available $21.99 9780738544441
Bristol Motor Speedway (NASCAR Library Collection)
Bristol Motor Speedway (NASCAR Library Collection)

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: NASCAR Library Collection
When Bristol’s race track opened in 1961, tickets were often given away to fill the 18,000 seats. Over the years, Bristol Motor Speedway has ...
NASCAR Library Collection Available $21.99 9781467110495
Bristol to Knoxville: A Postcard Tour
Bristol to Knoxville: A Postcard Tour

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
Bristol to Knoxville: A Postcard Tour takes us on a journey back to a simpler time, 1939, and invites us to tour the towns of East Tennessee ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738568621
Building the Natchez Trace Parkway
Building the Natchez Trace Parkway

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
The Natchez Trace is one of the oldest trails in North America. In 1801, President Jefferson ordered the Army to build a road along the trai ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738591537
Cades Cove
Cades Cove

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
Cades Cove came into existence in 1821, when William “Fighting Billy” Tipton was granted 1,280 acres of fine fertile land in the first recor ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738588223
Carson-Newman College
Carson-Newman College

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Campus History
Carson-Newman, a private, Christian liberal arts university, is located in Jefferson City, Tennessee, approximately 25 miles east of Knoxvil ...
Campus History Available $21.99 9780738593746
Carter County
Carter County

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
In the 1760s, the first Europeans crossed the Blue Ridge Mountains from North Carolina and down the Valley of Virginia into the area that to ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738594170
Chattanooga
Chattanooga

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Then and Now
Twenty-five years ago, the citizens of Chattanooga met together to plot the future of their city by reinvigorating the town’s origins by the ...
Then and Now Available $21.99 9780738553160
Chattanooga
Chattanooga

$19.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Black America
Some of the earliest abolition movements in the country started in East Tennessee, and Chattanooga has continued this proud tradition of bei ...
Black America Available $19.99 9780738518435
Chattanooga
Chattanooga

$21.99 Backordered
state: Tennessee
series: Postcard History
Located near the Georgia and Alabama state lines on the sharp Moccasin Bend of the Tennessee River, Chattanooga is steeped in history. The t ...
Postcard History Backordered $21.99 9780738542751
Chattanooga
Chattanooga

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
Beautifully situated on the Tennessee River between the Cumberland Plateau and the Great Smoky Mountains, Chattanooga has a history as fasci ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738589992
Chattanooga Radio and Television
Chattanooga Radio and Television

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
To those born and raised in Chattanooga, certain names bring a smile to their faces: Miss Marcia, Bob Brandy, Mort Lloyd, Dr. Shock, and, of ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738586854
Chattanooga's Forest Hills Cemetery
Chattanooga's Forest Hills Cemetery

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
Within 20 years of the end of the Civil War, Chattanooga was becoming the "Dynamo of Dixie." Entrepreneurs and capital from the North were w ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738586946
Chattanooga's St. Elmo
Chattanooga's St. Elmo

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
During Chattanooga’s post–Civil War industrial boom, A.M. Johnson subdivided land inherited by his wife, Thankful, from her industrialist fa ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738594330
Chattanooga's Terminal Station
Chattanooga's Terminal Station

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of Rail
Long before Glenn Miller made the world-famous “Chattanooga Choo Choo” an American icon, Chattanooga was already a bustling railroad communi ...
Images of Rail Available $21.99 9780738568089
Chattanooga's Transportation Heritage
Chattanooga's Transportation Heritage

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
Chattanooga’s 138-year public transportation heritage is a complex and colorful conglomeration of some 32 companies that were initially comp ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9781467110266
Clarksville
Clarksville

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
Considered one of the premier New South cities, Clarksville possesses a special history in the Volunteer State—a heritage shaped by pioneeri ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738506487
Clarksville in Vintage Postcards
Clarksville in Vintage Postcards

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Postcard History
Clarksville, Tennessee, has undergone a colossal metamorphosis since the 1700s, when men like Sevier, Montgomery, and Renfroe fought Native ...
Postcard History Available $21.99 9780738516776
Cleveland
Cleveland

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
Bound by the Smoky Mountains and its lush, rolling foothills, East Tennessee was forged by the pioneering spirits of the region’s Cherokee t ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738506593
Cleveland
Cleveland

$19.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Postcard History
Cleveland’s rich history includes serving as the last Cherokee Indian capital in the East and as the headquarters for eight Pentecostal deno ...
Postcard History Available $19.99 9780738554051
Clinton
Clinton

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
Established in 1802 as the county seat of Anderson County and originally named Burrville in honor of Aaron Burr, the first-term vice preside ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738588087
Collierville
Collierville

$21.99 Backordered
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
In 1836, Collierville received its name from Jesse R. Collier, a local entrepreneur, who advertised lots for sale in what he called the “Tow ...
Images of America Backordered $21.99 9780738542898
Columbia State Community College: Tennessee's First
Columbia State Community College: Tennessee's First

$19.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Campus History
Columbia State Community College is proud to have the distinction of being the first community college created in Tennessee. Construction of ...
Campus History Available $19.99 9780738516592
Concord-Farragut
Concord-Farragut

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
In 1787, before Concord or Farragut existed, the area was known as Campbell’s Station. The settlement grew rapidly, and by 1840, it was a th ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738553740
Cookeville and Putnam County
Cookeville and Putnam County

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
The story of Putnam County is a twice-told tale. After its original establishment in 1842 was declared unconstitutional, the county was rees ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738553870
Cordova
Cordova

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
The simple lifestyle once shared by many families on rural farmlands in Cordova is but a dream of yesteryear, as those days are long gone. E ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9781467110013
Cotton: From Southern Fields to the Memphis Market
Cotton: From Southern Fields to the Memphis Market

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series:
In the barbeque joints and plate lunch cafes off Memphis’s Front Street, one is easily reminded of the days when cotton was king, of a socie ...
Available $21.99 9780738517810
Dandridge
Dandridge

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
Dandridge, Tennessee, the second-oldest town in the state, was founded in 1783 by a group of Scotch-Irish settlers. It was 13 years before T ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738587110
DeKalb County
DeKalb County

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
DeKalb County has a vast and interesting history spanning from Confederate general John Hunt Morgan’s raids on the North during the Civil Wa ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738591452
Downtown Kingsport
Downtown Kingsport

$21.99 Backordered
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
Kingsport, the "Model City," was the first American city in the 20th century that was privately financed and professionally planned. Charter ...
Images of America Backordered $21.99 9780738582443
Dyersburg
Dyersburg

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
In the early 1800s, West Tennessee was wild country, covered with dense hardwood forests and rich soil, with clear rivers and creeks winding ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738587295
East Nashville
East Nashville

$21.99 Available
state: Tennessee
series: Images of America
During the 19th century, Nashville’s families of means built large estates in bucolic East Nashville, away from the noise and pollution of t ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738568614

 
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