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Trail of Tears
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Managed By: Icon Here TRAILS OF TEARS
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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 TearsMuseum of the Cherokee Indian, Cherokee Reservation NC

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The Museum of the Cherokee Indian is at the intersection of U.S. Highway 441 and Drama Road in Cherokee, North Carolina.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GA Cacher

location: North Carolina

date approved: 9/16/2007

last visited: 6/6/2018

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SS115.1 km

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Trail of TearsTrail of Tear Display - Cherokee, North Carolina

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The nearby Qualla Town Cherokees were not required to relocate, but they were forced to help the U.S. Army hunt for fugitives hiding in the mountains. They led the Army on worthless hunts to protect any fugitives.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: North Carolina

date approved: 5/8/2014

last visited: 10/6/2014

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SWSW151.1 km

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Trail of TearsJunaluska and Nicie Gravesite - Robbinsville, NC

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Junaluska Museum is located on Junaluska Rd in Robbinsville, NC

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: North Carolina

date approved: 5/17/2011

last visited: 5/22/2008

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SWSW153.7 km

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Trail of TearsSequoyah Birthplace Museum - Vonore, Tennessee

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The Sequoyah Birthplace museum is a stop on the Trail of Tears National Historic Trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GT.US

location: Tennessee

date approved: 9/8/2010

last visited: never

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Trail of TearsTatham Gap Rd-highest point. Part of Trail of Tears.

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High point of Tatham Gap Rd. El: 3645'

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member paul-3

location: North Carolina

date approved: 5/5/2012

last visited: never

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