The University of Memphis Libraries does not own copies of this newspaper but issues are available at Chronicling America (https://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/) for the years 1866-1883.
The Memphis Public Ledger was launched in 1865 and ceased in 1893. It was a Democratic paper with strong pro-Confederate sympathies.
"Memphis Public Ledger [newspaper] index, 1866" (2021). Early Memphis Newspaper Indices. 11.