Born in Brownsville, Tenn., in 1871, the son of slaves, Dr. Miles V. Lynk attended the historically Black Meharry Medical College in Nashville and became the first African-American doctor to practice in Madison County, Tenn. At the age of 21, he established The Medical and Surgical Observer, the first national medical journal for Black physicians. Dr. Lynk died in Memphis in 1957.

Born in Brownsville, Tenn., in the son of slaves, Dr. Miles V. Lynk attended the historically Black Meharry Medical College in Nashville and became the first African-American doctor to practic

Tucked behind a motel and a barber shop in Brownsville, Tennessee, there is a conversation going on.  It's a conversation Billy Tripp is having with himself  but the world is welcome to

Tucked behind a motel and a barber shop in Brownsville, Tennessee, there is a conversation going on. It's a conversation Billy Tripp is having with himself but the world is welcome to

Muhammad Ali ibn Said also known as Nicholas Said(1833-1882).  In 1863 Muhammad enlisted in the 55th Massachusetts colored regiment and became a Civil War hero. He served faithfully and bravely with his regiment as Corporal and then Sergeant in the South. Near the close of the war he was assigned, at his own request, to the hospital department, to learn some knowledge of medicine. His Army records show that he died in Brownsville, Tennessee in 1882.

Muhammad Ali ibn Said (Nicholas Said) enlisted in 1863 in the Massachusetts and rose to Sergeant. Near the end of the war he requested assignment to the hospital department, to gain some knowledge of medicine. He died in Brownsville, Tennessee in

Brownsville, Tennessee - My Story Begins

Brownsville, Tennessee - My Story Begins

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Billy Tripp's Mindfield

Discover Billy Tripp's Mindfield in Brownsville, Tennessee: An oversized metal construction of Billy Tripp's moods going through life.

John Adam "Sleepy" Estes was a singer, guitarist, and songwriter who is considered to be one of the most important artists in blues history. Estes was born into a sharecropping family just outside of Ripley, Tennessee,John Adam “Sleepy” Estes was a singer, guitarist, and songwriter who is considered to be one of the most important artists in blues history. Estes was born into a sharecropping family just outside of Ripley, Tennessee, but raised in Brownsville. He got his nickname “Sleepy”…

John Adam "Sleepy" Estes was a singer, guitarist, and songwriter who is considered to be one of the most important artists in blues history. Estes was born into a sharecropping family just outside of Ripley, Tennessee,John Adam “Sleepy” Estes was a singer, guitarist, and songwriter who is considered to be one of the most important artists in blues history. Estes was born into a sharecropping family just outside of Ripley, Tennessee, but raised in Brownsville. He got his nickname “Sleepy”…

Hatchie Fall Fest Brownsville Tennessee

Hatchie Fall Fest Schedule of Events, Games, Contests and Displays at the Hatchie Fall Fest in Brownsville, Tennessee

Travel to Brownsville, Tennessee - Nashville Lifestyles

This February, take a day trip out to a historic elementary school in West Tennessee in honor of Black History Month.

Brownsville, Tennessee - My Story Begins

Brownsville, Tennessee - My Story Begins

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Weathered Front Door on the House of Blues Legend Sleepy John Estes in Brownsville, Tennessee (RQ0A7685)

Weathered Front Door on the House of Blues Legend Sleepy John Estes in Brownsville, Tennessee (RQ0A7685)

Weathered Front Door on the House of Blues Legend Sleepy John Estes in Brownsville, Tennessee

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