Founded in 1936, the land that is now Fredrick Douglass park was for 81 years the victim of an egregious typo. Since the land was first designated as a park in 1936, there has been confusion surrounding its name. While a Tennessean articles of the…

Located at 624 Main Street, Bolton’s Spicy Chicken and Fish was opened in the late 1980s by husband and wife team Dollye Graham-Mathews and Bolton Mathews. Bolton Matthews opened the Main Street location in 1993, making Bolton’s Chicken and Fish…

The Russell Street Church, located in 819 and 901 Russell Street, first opened its doors in 1905. The Russell Street Church of Christ was one of the most influential churches in East Nashville, and its members were influential in establishing many…