Dr. Irma O. Sternberg (1915-2007) was a Memphis activist who worked to keep an expressway from being built through the center of Overton Park which is located in the Mid-town area of Memphis, Tennessee. She was a third-generation Memphian who had a B.A from Smith College, an M.A. in Education from Memphis State University and an M.A. and Ph.D in English from Vanderbilt University.
Memphis and Vicinity Map
Memphis and Vicinity Map and Visitor's Guide
Copy of 1968 News Clippings
Guide to Tape Recordings of Environmental Impact Hearing
Chronology of Articles on Hand Regarding Public Hearings on I-40 Route
Chronology of Litigation, Overton Park Expressway Case