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Tim Henderson

In Focus

Executive Function with Tennessee’s Tim Henderson

Books and literature are at the center of Humanities Tennessee's programming

The Birthplace of Country Music Museum sits on the state line in Bristol TN/VA

50 States of Preservation: Birthplace of Country Music Museum in Bristol, TN

By Ralph Canevali

This feature is part of a series we call “50 States of Preservation,” in which we are touring small and mid-sized

Million dollar quartet


The Birth of Rock ‘n’ Roll Is Found at Sam Phillips’s Sun Records

Anyone could walk in and record their song at small studio in Memphis.

The bridge where Ed Johnson met his tragic fate.


Chattanooga versus the Supreme Court

The 1906 criminal case against Ed Johnson in Chattanooga, Tennessee

Detail of La Mulata, a painting attributed to Velázquez.


Hannah, Andrew Jackson’s Slave

A favorite of Old Hickory, she made him seem kinder than he was. Why?


Partners of the Heart

An unconventional partnership leads to an advance in cardiac surgery.


A Tense Time in Tennessee

Thurgood Marshall wins a case and nearly loses his life.