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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 Tom Gillard, August 14, 2010
1. Tsali Marker
Inscription. Cherokee who resisted removal & escaped from U.S. troops; executed nearby, 1838. Story inspired Unto These Hills.
 
Erected 2010 by North Carolina Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number Q-3.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Trail of Tears marker series.
 
Location. 35° 25.665′ N, 83° 26.689′ W. Marker is in Bryson City, North Carolina, in Swain County. Marker is on Main Street (U.S. 19). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bryson City NC 28713, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. 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); Horace Kephart's Last Permanent Camp (approx. 6.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Bryson City.
 
Also see . . .
1. The original Tsali Marker, erected in 1937. (Submitted on January 14, 2011, by Tom Gillard of Tullahoma, Tennessee.)
Tsali Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Gillard, August 14, 2010
2. Tsali Marker

2. The Cherokee Legend of "Tsali". (Submitted on January 14, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Tom Gillard of Tullahoma, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 556 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Tom Gillard of Tullahoma, Tennessee. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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