Memphis Press-Scimitar newspaper morgue, Special Collections Department, University of Memphis Libraries
View of the Mississippi River and Wolf River floodwaters over Mud Island. Parts of the island are just barely visible and a note on the front says "river is retreating" implying that all of Mud Island was submerged before this picture was taken.
"Mud Island covered by floodwater, Memphis, Tennessee, 1973" (2021). Memphis. 1.
Mud Island (Memphis, Tenn.), River flood