Grover Edward McCarver memorial collections, Special Collections Department, University of Memphis Libraries
The building was built originally in the 1880s to house the U.S. Customs House, but it provided space for several other federal offices. Locally, it became known as the "Customs House." Over the following one hundred years, the U.S. federal building served many purposes, including as the federal courthouse, customs house, and post office.
"Custom House, Memphis, TN, c. 1908" (2021). Images. 38.
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