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Richmond Powers' Tennessee

The photos presented in this section are from the collection of Richmond Powers  whose family has deep roots in Hooker's Bend.  Richmond has aptly captured, on film, the soul of Hooker's Bend and the surrounding area.  Please click on the thumbnail to view a larger photo.   Also note that  these photos may not be reproduced without the consent of Mr. Powers.

Oakland Methodist Church
Hooker's Bend, Tennessee
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Liberty Cemetery
Hooker's Bend, Tennessee

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Saltillo, Tennessee
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Savannah, Tennessee    
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Cerro Gordo, Tennessee

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Copyright 2002, Richmond Powers

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Bethel Presbyterian Church and Cemetery, York Co., SC
The Old Watson Cemetery located in Hardin County, Tennessee
Oakland Methodist Church and Cemetery
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 Those were the days.... School Photos
Hardin County Schools - Teachers - 1935


Most Wanted    The Illusive Hughes Family
                                            Silas and Amanda Hughes  

And then there was Uncle Jack!

Uncle Jack - the Outlaw and Lawman

       Reenactment of the Shooting of Jack Watson

                                Uncle Jack's Monument Unveiled                             


                Act to Create Mt. Etna

         West Tennessee Photos
               From the Private Collection of Richmond Powers   

                Family Photo Album

                Photo Memories of Trumann, AR & Hooker's Bend, TN
                from the album of  Pauline Allen Watson 1930's and 1940's

More memories of Pauline Allen Watson
taken from her scrapbook kept in the Early Thirties

Saltillo Community Fair Book - 1941


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Pinson, Madison County, Tennessee

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Drinking from the Saucer
Return to Hardin County
Grandma's Apron
If You Could See Your Ancestors

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