This Is What Nashville Looked Like 100 Years Ago... It May Surprise You
By Meghan Kraft|Published April 30, 2016
Meghan Kraft loves to travel the world, but she makes her home right here in Nashville, Tennessee. She holds a degree in English, and has worked in the digital marketing realm with companies such as Apartments.com, USA Today and HarperCollins Publishing.
The city was on fire. Yep, you heard us right – 1916 was the year of the great East Nashville fire, a rabid fire that scoured the east side of the city and drove buildings to the ground. It’s not quite 2016, with our hipster-strewn east side, but it’s wildly interesting to look back in time and see the craze our city endured only 100 years ago.
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