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Knoxville in Knox County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Indian Mound

 
 
Indian Mound Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, February 20, 2021
1. Indian Mound Marker
Inscription.  
This earthen mound marks
the location of
an Indian village
Such mounds were built between
1300 and 1500 A.D.
They served as a base upon
which a structure was placed
overlooking the village plaza

 
Erected by Knoxville Chapter, National Society of the Daughters of the American Colonists.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Native Americans. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Colonists series list.
 
Location. 35° 55.711′ N, 83° 57.555′ W. Marker is in Knoxville, Tennessee, in Knox County. Marker is on Cherokee Boulevard Southwest 0.1 miles north of Kenesaw Avenue, in the median. Marker is in the median along the Sequoyah Greenway. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1600 Cherokee Boulevard Southwest, Knoxville TN 37919, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Burial Mound (within shouting distance of this marker); Bleak House (approx. 1˝ miles away); Longstreet's Headquarters (approx.
Indian Mound Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, February 20, 2021
2. Indian Mound Marker
1˝ miles away); War Dog Memorial (approx. 1˝ miles away); Death of Gen. William P. Sanders (approx. 1.7 miles away); UT RecSports Complex (approx. 1.7 miles away); Herbert H. Hoover (approx. 1.8 miles away); Sultana Monument (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Knoxville.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 21, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 21, 2021, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 44 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 21, 2021, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.
 
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Mar. 6, 2021