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Nashville Field Notes

Wildsam Field Guides publisher Taylor Bruce takes us into the soulful side of Nashville

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Adorable Franklin TN

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WhereTraveler
on
3/5/13

This sweet Southern town, one of the oldest towns in Middle Tennessee, is just 20 minutes south of Nashville. History buffs should visit the historic Carter House, site of one of the bloodiest battles of the Civil War; attractions include...

Cheekwood Botanical Gardens

Cheekwood Botanical Gardens

on
11/12/12

Back in the late 1800s, a man named Joel Cheek developed a blend of coffee and marketed it through the Maxwell House, the finest hotel in Nashville. In 1928, when Postum (now General Foods) purchased Maxwell House’s parent company for more than $40 million, Cheek and his...

Cheekwood: Inside and Out

Cheekwood: Inside and Out

on
5/29/12

Back in the late 1800s, before there was a Starbucks on every corner, a man named Joel Cheek developed a blend of coffee and marketed it through The Maxwell House, which was the finest hotel in Nashville at the time. In 1928, when a company called Postum (now General Foods)...