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Bryson City in Swain County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Tsali

 
 
Tsali Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 19, 2008
1. Tsali Marker
Inscription. Cherokee brave, surrendered to Gen'l Scott to be shot near here, 1838, that remnant of tribe might remain in N.C.
 
Erected 1937 by Department of Conservation and Development. (Marker Number Q-3.)
 
Location. This marker has been replaced by another marker nearby. It was located near 35° 25.665′ N, 83° 26.689′ W. Marker was in Bryson City, North Carolina, in Swain County. Marker was on Main Street (U.S. 19). Click for map. Marker was in this post office area: Bryson City NC 28713, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Tsali (here, next to this marker); War Dead of Swain County (a few steps from this marker); Deep Creek (within shouting distance of this marker); Ellen Black Winston (approx. 0.2 miles away); Horace Kephart (approx. 0.2 miles away); Yonaguska (approx. 2.2 miles away); Kituwah (approx. 2.5 miles away); Cherokee Indian Reservation / (Leaving) Cherokee Reservation (approx. 4.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Bryson City.
 
Also see . . .  The Cherokee Legend of "Tsali". (Submitted on October 17, 2010, by Tom Gillard of Tullahoma, Tennessee.)
 
Categories. Native AmericansWars, US Indian
 
Tsali Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 19, 2008
2. Tsali Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 983 times since then and 10 times this year. Last updated on , by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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