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[Burt C. Blanton at the Depot in Erwin, Tennessee]

Description: The author - Burt C. Blanton - stands on the open platform of the Clinchfield Railroad's Office Car No. 100, which is located on a siding adjacent to the passenger depot at Erwin, Tennessee. The time is noon, Sunday, June 10, 1979. This was a modern car with a complement of conventional equipment. The exterior was painted dark green. The cars letterboard bore the name "Clinchfield" plus the number 100 positioned on either side, centered below the windows, all in gold leaf. There was a gold stripe near the car's base, running along each side and across the rear-end platform. Office Car No. 100 was formerly an Atlantic Coast Lines dining car bearing the name "Orlando" and the car was rebuilt in the Clinchfield's Erwin Shops.
Date: June 10, 1979
Partner: Museum of the American Railroad

Enochs, M.S.

Description: Studio photograph M.S. Enoch. He is wearing a dark suit with a vest, high collar and plaid cravat. His hair is parted in the center and slicked down. On the bottom of the mat are the words, "Thuss, 230 N. Cherry St., Nashville, Tenn."
Date: unknown
Creator: W.G. and A.J. Thuss
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Memphis Club, Memphis, Tenn.]

Description: Postcard with an image of the Memphis Club in Memphis, Tennessee. Handwritten on the front of the postcard is, "Just arrived in Little Rock." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosie Louise Dill, 206 E. 5th St., Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Little Rock, Ark on Mar 4, 1907.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes