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

Nimrod Jarrett Smith

1837–1893

 
 
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By Mark Hilton, May 23, 2014
1. Nimrod Jarrett Smith Marker
Inscription.
Principal Chief, Eastern Band of Cherokee, 1880-1891. Led incorporation of Band & centralization of Tribal government on his property, here.
 
Erected 2010 by the North Carolina Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number Q-58.)
 
Location. 35° 28.942′ N, 83° 19.05′ W. Marker is in Cherokee, North Carolina, in Swain County. Marker is on Tsali Boulevard (U.S. 441) 0.1 miles south of Drama Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 462 Tsali Blvd, Cherokee NC 28719, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Long Hair Clan (within shouting distance of this marker); Cherokee Veterans Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Trail of Tears (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sequoyah (approx. 0.2 miles away); Oconaluftee Indian Village (approx. 0.4 miles away); Thomas's Legion (approx. mile away); Place of the Poplar Boundary Tree (approx. 1.3 miles away); Sorghum Mill and Furnace (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cherokee.
 
Also see . . .  North Carolina Highway Historical Marker Program website. (Submitted on May 23, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
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By Mark Hilton, May 23, 2014
2. Nimrod Jarrett Smith Marker Area

 
Categories. Native Americans
 
Nimrod Jarrett Smith Marker Area image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 23, 2014
3. Nimrod Jarrett Smith Marker Area
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4. Nimrod Jarrett Smith
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 13, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 23, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 343 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 23, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.   4. submitted on September 13, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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