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6310 Poplar Avenue, Memphis, TN , USA

Latitude & Longitude: 35° 6' 3.249648", -89° 51' 11.645604"
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Memphis-Shelby County Founded 1819, by Andrew Jackson, John Overton and James Winchester; the latter named it. Incorporated, 1826, population less that 500 and area less than 1 square mile. It has since its original foundation absorbed seven other towns, is now the state's largest city, one of the country's largest inland ports and the world's largest cotton market.

Last updated: 2/14/2015 15:17:00
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