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Robbinsville in Graham County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Junaluska

ca. 1779 - 1858

 
 
Junaluska Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Judith Barber, October 11, 2012
1. Junaluska Marker
Inscription.  Cherokee warrior, fought for U.S. in Creek War, 1814. Granted citizenship and land by N.C., 1847. Grave is one mile S.W.
 
Erected 2009 by North Carolina Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number Q-2.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Native AmericansWars, US Indian. In addition, it is included in the North Carolina Division of Archives and History series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1814.
 
Location. 35° 19.377′ N, 83° 48.421′ W. Marker is in Robbinsville, North Carolina, in Graham County. Marker is at the intersection of North Main Street and East Main Street, on the right when traveling north on North Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Robbinsville NC 28771, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Civil War in Graham County (within shouting distance of this marker); Junaluska's Meeting With Tecumseh at Soco Gap (approx. 0.2 miles away); 1819 Treaty with the United States (approx. 0.2 miles away); Junaluska and The Battle of Horseshoe Bend
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(approx. 0.2 miles away); Junaluska's Names (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cherokee Chief Junaluska DAR Monument (approx. ¼ mile away); Junaluska and the Trail of Tears (approx. ¼ mile away); Junaluska's Birth Site (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Robbinsville.
 
Junaluska Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Judith Barber, October 11, 2012
2. Junaluska Marker
Marker is in front of the court house along with several monuments.
Junaluska Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Judith Barber, October 11, 2012
3. Junaluska Marker
Monument in front of courthouse.
Junaluska Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Judith Barber, October 11, 2012
4. Junaluska Marker
Monument in front of courthouse.
Junaluska Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Judith Barber, October 11, 2012
5. Junaluska Marker
Monument in front of courthouse
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 11, 2021. It was originally submitted on October 12, 2012, by Judith Barber of Marietta, Georgia. This page has been viewed 584 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 12, 2012, by Judith Barber of Marietta, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.

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