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September 24, 2017
Season 30 | Episode 44
On Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads takes a nostalgic trip to Elliston Place Soda Shop for a milk shake and some memories. Ken Wilshire visits a Clarksville couple who gave up the rat race to create Boothill Blades. Rob Wilds visits a museum in Maryville, which marks the history of Cades Cove. And finally, we recall a time when Nashville was home to a dinner train.
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Elliston Place Soda Shop
There aren't many soda shops on the National Register of Historic Places. Then again, there aren't many soda shops like Elliston Place in Nashville. In its 78 years of business it's been a gathering spot for politicians and entertainers and featured in films and TV shows. But, as you're about to discover, one thing it hasn't seen much of is change. Watch this and more episode segments of Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads.