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Trail of Tears
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Managed By: Icon Here TRAILS OF TEARS
Description:
To Waymark of all the Trail Of Tears Markers.
Across the 2,200 miles and 9 States.
After Congress passed the Indian Removal Act,
May 28, 1830,
the government forceably relocated about
60,000 Indians from the southeastern
U.S. to what is now Oklahoma.
This included the Five (5) Civilized Tribes: Cherokee, Chickasaw, Creek, Choctaw and Seminole.
When Andrew Jackson ran for President in 1828, he pledged to move the Indians west of the Mississippi River.
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Trail of TearsMuscogee Creek Council Oak -- Tulsa OK

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This Burr Oak marks the end of the Trail of Tears for the Muscogee Creek nation, who were removed from their homes in Georgia and Alabama in 1834, and marched to Indian Territory. They stopped under this oak and established a new home in 1836.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 3/21/2013

last visited: 5/23/2019

Image for Fort Gibson - Fort Gibson, Oklahomaview gallery

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Trail of TearsFort Gibson - Fort Gibson, Oklahoma

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Fort Gibson was established in 1824. It's establishment was to move supply lines further west from Fort Smith. This became the final for many of the Indians on the Trail of Tears. The fort went on to become very pivital in the American Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 12/3/2009

last visited: 9/10/2014

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Trail of TearsFT GIBSON HISTORIC SITE

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The End Of the Trail Ft. Gibson Historic Site

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GEO*Trailblazer 1

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 5/21/2007

last visited: 7/8/2007

Image for Trail of Tears Marker -  Okmulgee Oklahomaview gallery

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Trail of TearsTrail of Tears Marker - Okmulgee Oklahoma

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Marker for the Trail of Tears

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 7/19/2012

last visited: 12/7/2016

Image for Trail of Tears - Park Hill, OKview gallery

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Trail of TearsTrail of Tears - Park Hill, OK

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This marker stands at the Cherokee Heritage Center, which has been designated by the National park Service as the western boundary of the Trail of Tears.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 7/25/2015

last visited: 3/29/2019

Image for George M. Murrell Home (Hunter’s Home), Park Hill, Oklahomaview gallery

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Trail of TearsGeorge M. Murrell Home (Hunter’s Home), Park Hill, Oklahoma

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The George M. Murrell Home (Hunter’s Home) is located at 19479 E. Murrell Home Road, in Park Hill, 1 mile southeast of the junction of State highways 62 and 82, and 4 miles southwest of Tahlequah, Oklahoma.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Rose Red

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 5/22/2007

last visited: 9/10/2014

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Trail of TearsTahlonteeskee - Oklahoma

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This monument tells the history of the Cherokee Nation in Oklahoma.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 10/1/2011

last visited: 10/1/2011

Image for Seminole Trail of Tears - Wewoka, OKview gallery

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Trail of TearsSeminole Trail of Tears - Wewoka, OK

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The story of the Seminole Nation is a sad, but victorious story of hardship, perseverance and achievement.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 12/9/2017

last visited: 7/1/2018

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Trail of TearsTrail of Tears Scenic Overlook, Fort Smith National Historic Site

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This scenic overlook adjacent to the original Fort Smith on Fort Smith National Historic Site looks into the original treaty established Indian Territory. Andrew Jackson, while President, launched his attack on the Indian nations from Ft Smith

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme

location: Arkansas

date approved: 12/11/2015

last visited: 6/3/2016

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Trail of TearsLast Encampment - Fort Smith AR

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This stone and copper (?) marker marks the site of the last encampment along the Trail of Tears before the Indians were led across the Arkansas River to their new land.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Where's George

location: Arkansas

date approved: 11/29/2013

last visited: 9/23/2015

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