Fort Payne in DeKalb County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Cherokee Indian Removal
Erected 1998 by The Alabama Indian Affairs Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Trail of Tears marker series.
Location. 34° 26.345′ N, 85° 43.333′ W. Marker is in Fort Payne, Alabama, in DeKalb County. Marker is at the intersection of Godfrey Avenue and Logan Street Southeast, on the right when traveling north on Godfrey Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Payne AL 35967, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Alabama (approx. 0.3 miles away); Wills Town Mission Sequoyah (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fort Payne’s Fort (approx. 0.3 miles away); Boom Town Historic District (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fort Payne Opera House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of the Willstown Mission (approx. 3.4 miles away); Site of Cherokee Council Tree (approx. 10.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Fort Payne.
Categories. • Native Americans •
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