NC&St.L NEW SHOPS: The NC&St.L train yard in West Nashville is shown circa 1920. The yard was located on Charlotte Pike near Centennial Park. The photo is owned by William Baird whose father, two grandfathers, and two uncles are among the crowd of workers. Read about the railway in our September 2010 issue.
NOW AVAILABLE: Krista Castillo, museum coordinator at Fort Negley Park, discusses the history of the Civil War fort, including the important role played by African Americans.
We stopped publishing the monthly newspaper version of The Nashville Retrospect with the December 2020 issue, but there is more to come. The final issue is available for order, along with every archive issue, in our new online store. Be sure to sign up for free email updates and more Nashville history stories in The Nashville Retrospect Dispatch.