Memphis: Zoo in The Reivers (Location)

Location Key: 
Display Label: 
Zoo
Type: 
OutOfYoknapatawpha
Authority : 
Text (when unambiguous)
X: 
845
Y: 
575
Description: 

The novel gets slightly ahead of history when the characters at Miss Reba's talk about the city zoo "in Overton Park" (108). The Memphis zoo is in that park, but didn't open until 1906, the year after the story takes place.

Role: 
Only Mentioned in Text
Status: 
Continuous

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