Throwback Gallery: Johnson City before 1900

The Science Hill Debating Society in 1869

New bank in downtown Johnson City, 1870s.

The Enterprise was Johnson City’s first newspaper.

East Tennessee & Virginia Railway Station – 1885

First National Bank

Hart-Range Saddle and Harness Shop City Hotel in Background – 1870s

“Johnson’s Depot” East Tennessee, Virginia & Georgia Railway

Stage Road – West Market Street 1870s

Johnson City Reds – 1886 Captain Cy Lyle Seated 2nd from left

In background, Jobe’s Opera House 1884 – 1905

“Apple Sellers” 1880s

Summers Company – New Street

President Benjamin Harrison’s speech in Johnson City, April 14, 1891


Photos courtesy of Johnson’s Depot.

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