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April 4, 2022

Found Photos From Daisy Studio in Memphis, Tennessee From the Early 1940s

Memphis is a city along the Mississippi River in southwestern Shelby County, Tennessee, United States. It is Tennessee’s second-most populous city behind Nashville; fifth-most populous city in the Southeast, the nation’s 28th-largest; and the largest city proper of those situated along the Mississippi River. The city is the anchor of West Tennessee and the greater Mid-South region, which includes portions of neighboring Arkansas, Mississippi, and the Missouri Bootheel.

1940s portrait photos from Daisy Studio at 315 Beale Street, Memphis, Tennessee

Memphis is the seat of Shelby County, Tennessee's most populous county. One of the more historic and culturally significant cities of the southern United States, Memphis has a wide variety of landscapes and distinct neighborhoods.

Home to Tennessee’s largest African-American population, Memphis grew into one of the largest cities of the Antebellum South as a market for agricultural goods, natural resources like lumber, and the American slave trade. After the American Civil War and the end of slavery, the city experienced even faster growth into the 20th century as it became among the largest world markets for cotton and lumber.

Daisy Studio was at 315 Beale Street, Memphis, Tennessee, a few buildings west of the “Old” Daisy Theatre on the same block. These found photos from ⓑⓘⓡⓒⓗ from memphis were taken by the studio from the early 1940s.

1941 photo of girl at Daisy Studio on Beale Street, Memphis, Tennessee

1941 photo of man and women, Daisy Studio, Beale Street, Memphis, Tennessee

1941 photo of man and women, Daisy Studio, Beale Street, Memphis, Tennessee

1942 photo of a sharp-dressed man, Daisy Studio, Beale Street, Memphis, Tennessee

1942 photo of friends at Daisy Studio, Beale Street, Memphis, Tennessee

1942 photo of friends at Daisy Studio, Beale Street, Memphis, Tennessee

1942 photo of sharp dressed couple taken at the Daisy Studio, Memphis, Tennessee

1942 photo of young friends, Daisy Studio, Beale Street, Memphis, Tennessee

1942 photo of young women at Daisy Studio, Beale Street, Memphis, Tennessee

1942 photo of young women at Daisy Studio, Beale Street, Memphis, Tennessee

1943 photo of ‘Ethel + Boy Friend’, Daisy Studio, Beale Street, Memphis, Tennessee

1943 photo of friends at Daisy Studio, Beale Street, Memphis, Tennessee

1943 portrait of man, Daisy Studio, Beale Street, Memphis, Tennessee

1944 photo of girl scout, Daisy Studio, Beale Street, Memphis, Tennessee

1944 portrait of young woman at Daisy Studio, Beale Street, Memphis, Tennessee

1945 photo of five friends, Daisy Studio, Beale Street, Memphis, Tennessee

1945 photo of marine at Daisy Studio on Beale Street, Memphis, Tennessee




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