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Memphis Bridge--pretty all lit up at night and reflecting off the Mississippi River. Same view we had while riding the trolley around town. Great inexpensive way to see the town.

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October 18, 1540: The largest Indian battle in North America occurs at the village of Mabila (or Mauvila) between Hernando de Soto’s Spaniards and Chief Tuscaloosa’s (or Tascaluza’s) warriors. Accounts vary, but most agree that the Indian village and most of its more than 2,000 inhabitants were destroyed. The exact location of this battle has eluded researchers for centuries.