Memphis Press-Scimitar newspaper morgue, Special Collections Department, University of Memphis Libraries
Lauderdale Courts was developed in the 1930s as a housing project for whites. Elvis Presley and his family lived there when they first moved to Memphis from Mississippi in 1949.
"Lauderdale Courts, Memphis, Tennessee" (2021). Buildings. 41.
Lauderdale Courts (Memphis, Tenn.), Public housing--Tennessee--Memphis, Presley, Elvis 1935-1977