Memphis Press-Scimitar newspaper morgue, Special Collections Department, University of Memphis Libraries
This stone lion statue is one of two that currently reside inside the Memphis Zoo in Overton Park. They originally stood at the east gate of the Van Vleet mansion, which later became Memphis Technical High School.
"Lion statue, Overton Park, Memphis, 1983" (2023). Memphis. 92.
Statues--Tennessee--Memphis; Memphis Zoo (Memphis, Tenn.); Overton Park (Memphis, Tenn.)