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"Memphis Commission Government" was a monthly publication produced by the City of Memphis under the new commission government established by E.H. Crump. He gained a state law in 1911 to establish a small commission to manage the city. Memphis retained a form of commission government until 1967. The publication was designed to show Memphians the benefits of the new form of government.
"Memphis Commission Government, Vol. 1:10" (2021). Shelby County, Tennessee. 15.