Welcome to the Southwest Memphis website —  a resource in the community, containing interviews, videos, information, and history pertaining to Southwest Memphis.


By clicking the image you will be able to access The African American Cultural Heritage Exhibit. Located at The C.H. Nash Museum at Chucalissa, this exhibit contains area history as well as a documentary created by nine Southwest Memphis high school students in 2010.

In the People of Southwest Memphis section you can find video footage and interviews of Memphis residents discussing the Civil Rights Era, Jim Crow Legislation, and how Southwest Memphis has impacted each individual’s life. Simply click the image to access this information.

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The Resource Center contains links to documents, articles, flyers, and letters, as well as information and memories pertaining to Southwest Memphis places. Click the image to visit the resource center.