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

Junaluska

ca. 1779 - 1858

 
 
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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. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Native Americans. 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 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Civil War in Graham County (within shouting distance of this marker); Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest (approx. 7˝ miles away); William Bartram (approx. 7.8 miles away); Fontana Dam (approx. 8.2 miles away); The Old Army Road (approx. 8.2 miles away); Fort Delaney (approx. 8.2 miles away); Resistance and Resurgence on Valley River
Junaluska Marker image. Click for full size.
By Judith Barber, October 11, 2012
2. Junaluska Marker
Marker is in front of the court house along with several monuments.
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(approx. 8.2 miles away); Konehete (approx. 8.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Robbinsville.
 
Junaluska Marker image. Click for full size.
By Judith Barber, October 11, 2012
3. Junaluska Marker
Monument in front of courthouse.
Junaluska Marker image. Click for full size.
By Judith Barber, October 11, 2012
4. Junaluska Marker
Monument in front of courthouse.
Junaluska Marker image. Click for full size.
By Judith Barber, October 11, 2012
5. Junaluska Marker
Monument in front of courthouse
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 12, 2012, by Judith Barber of Marietta, Georgia. This page has been viewed 445 times since then and 5 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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