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The 248-page "Second Annual Tri-State Fair, Memphis, Tenn., Sept. 28 to Oct. 9, 1909, Catalog and Premium List". A Shelby County Fair had been held in Memphis since 1856 and it was renamed the Tri-State Fair in 1908 to broaden the areas served. It also moved to the former Montgomery Park horse racing track at Southern and East Parkway. In 1929 it was renamed again as the Mid-South Fair.
"Tri-State Fair catalog, Memphis, 1909" (2021). Shelby County. 107.