Nashville, Tennessee

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Nashville is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. state of Tennessee.wikipedia
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Nashville is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. state of Tennessee.
Nashville is the state's capital and largest city, with a 2017 population of 667,560 and a 2017 metro population of 1,903,045.

Vanderbilt University

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It is home to numerous colleges and universities, such as Tennessee State University, Vanderbilt University, Belmont University, Fisk University, Trevecca Nazarene University, and Lipscomb University.
Vanderbilt University (informally Vandy or VU) is a private research university in Nashville, Tennessee.

Davidson County, Tennessee

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The city is the county seat of Davidson County and is located on the Cumberland River.
Its county seat is Nashville, the state capital.

List of municipalities in Tennessee

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Nashville is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. state of Tennessee.

Fisk University

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It is home to numerous colleges and universities, such as Tennessee State University, Vanderbilt University, Belmont University, Fisk University, Trevecca Nazarene University, and Lipscomb University.
Fisk University is a private historically black university in Nashville, Tennessee.

Belmont University

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It is home to numerous colleges and universities, such as Tennessee State University, Vanderbilt University, Belmont University, Fisk University, Trevecca Nazarene University, and Lipscomb University.
Belmont University is a private Christian liberal arts university in Nashville, Tennessee.

Consolidated city-county

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Since 1963, Nashville has had a consolidated city-county government, which includes six smaller municipalities in a two-tier system.
Not considering Hawaii, which has no independent cities, the Midwest and Upper South have the highest concentration of large consolidated city-county governments in the United States, including Indianapolis, Indiana; Nashville, Tennessee; Louisville, Kentucky; Kansas City, Kansas; and Lexington, Kentucky.

Middle Tennessee

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Reflecting the city's position in state government, Nashville is home to the Tennessee Supreme Court's courthouse for Middle Tennessee, one of the three divisions.
Its principal city, Nashville, is the state capital and largest city.

CoreCivic

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Entities with headquarters in the city include Asurion, Bridgestone Americas, Captain D's, CoreCivic, Dollar General, Hospital Corporation of America, LifeWay Christian Resources, Logan's Roadhouse, and Ryman Hospitality Properties.
Co-founded in 1983 in Nashville, Tennessee by Thomas W. Beasley, Robert Crants, and T. Don Hutto, it received investments from the Tennessee Valley Authority, Vanderbilt University, and Jack C. Massey, the founder of Hospital Corporation of America.

Lipscomb University

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It is home to numerous colleges and universities, such as Tennessee State University, Vanderbilt University, Belmont University, Fisk University, Trevecca Nazarene University, and Lipscomb University.
Lipscomb University is a private Christian liberal arts university in Nashville, Tennessee.

Trevecca Nazarene University

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It is home to numerous colleges and universities, such as Tennessee State University, Vanderbilt University, Belmont University, Fisk University, Trevecca Nazarene University, and Lipscomb University.
Trevecca Nazarene University (TNU) is a private Christian liberal arts college in Nashville, Tennessee.

LifeWay Christian Resources

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Entities with headquarters in the city include Asurion, Bridgestone Americas, Captain D's, CoreCivic, Dollar General, Hospital Corporation of America, LifeWay Christian Resources, Logan's Roadhouse, and Ryman Hospitality Properties.
LifeWay Christian Resources, based in Nashville, Tennessee, is the publishing division of the Southern Baptist Convention and provider of church business services.

Tennessee State University

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It is home to numerous colleges and universities, such as Tennessee State University, Vanderbilt University, Belmont University, Fisk University, Trevecca Nazarene University, and Lipscomb University.
Tennessee State University (Tennessee State, Tenn State, or TSU) is a public historically black Land-grant university in Nashville, Tennessee.

HCA Healthcare

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Entities with headquarters in the city include Asurion, Bridgestone Americas, Captain D's, CoreCivic, Dollar General, Hospital Corporation of America, LifeWay Christian Resources, Logan's Roadhouse, and Ryman Hospitality Properties.
It is based in Nashville, Tennessee and in 2019 it managed 185 hospitals and 119 freestanding surgery centers, including surgery centers, freestanding ERs, urgent care centers, and physician clinics in the United States and United Kingdom.

List of United States cities by population

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The city's population ranks 24th in the U.S.

Battle of Nashville

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The Battle of Nashville (December 15–16, 1864) was a significant Union victory and perhaps the most decisive tactical victory gained by either side in the war; it was also the war's final major military action in which Tennessee regiments played a large part on both sides of the battle.
It was fought at Nashville, Tennessee, on December 10–19, 1864, between the Confederate Army of Tennessee under Lieutenant General John Bell Hood and Union Major General George H. Thomas.

Logan's Roadhouse

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Entities with headquarters in the city include Asurion, Bridgestone Americas, Captain D's, CoreCivic, Dollar General, Hospital Corporation of America, LifeWay Christian Resources, Logan's Roadhouse, and Ryman Hospitality Properties.
Logan's Roadhouse is a chain of restaurants based in Nashville, Tennessee, United States and founded in 1991 in Lexington, Kentucky, U.S. There are 194 company operated and 25 franchised Logan's Roadhouse locations throughout 23 states and growing.

Fort Nashborough

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The town of Nashville was founded by James Robertson, John Donelson, and a party of Overmountain Men in 1779, near the original Cumberland settlement of Fort Nashborough.
Fort Nashborough was the stockade established in early 1779 in the French Lick area of the Cumberland River valley, as a forerunner to the settlement that would become the city of Nashville, Tennessee.

Asurion

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Entities with headquarters in the city include Asurion, Bridgestone Americas, Captain D's, CoreCivic, Dollar General, Hospital Corporation of America, LifeWay Christian Resources, Logan's Roadhouse, and Ryman Hospitality Properties.
Asurion, LLC is a privately held company based in Nashville, Tennessee that provides insurance for smartphones, tablets, consumer electronics, appliances, satellite receivers and jewelry.

Nashville, Tennessee cholera epidemic (1849–50)

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The cholera epidemic that struck Nashville in 1849–1850 took the life of former U.S. President James K. Polk and resulted in high fatalities.
A cholera epidemic began in Nashville, Tennessee, in January 1849 and caused many deaths in the city in 1849 and 1850.

Parthenon (Nashville)

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A replica of the Parthenon was constructed in Centennial Park, near downtown.
The Parthenon in Centennial Park, in Nashville, Tennessee, is a full-scale replica of the original Parthenon in Athens.

James Robertson (explorer)

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The town of Nashville was founded by James Robertson, John Donelson, and a party of Overmountain Men in 1779, near the original Cumberland settlement of Fort Nashborough.
In 1779, he co-founded what is now Nashville, and was instrumental in the settlement of Middle Tennessee.

Jefferson Street (Nashville)

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At the same time, Jefferson Street became the historic center of the African-American community, with similar districts developing in the black neighborhoods in East and North Nashville.
Jefferson Street is a street in Nashville, Tennessee, U.S., which developed as the historic center of the city's African-American community.

United Daughters of the Confederacy

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The first chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy was founded here, and the Confederate Veteran magazine was published here.
The United Daughters of the Confederacy (UDC) is an American hereditary association of Southern women established in 1894 in Nashville, Tennessee.

Centennial Park (Nashville)

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A replica of the Parthenon was constructed in Centennial Park, near downtown.
Centennial Park is a large urban park located approximately two miles (three km) west of downtown Nashville, Tennessee, across West End Avenue (U.S. Highway 70S) from the campus of Vanderbilt University.