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

Cherokee Indian Reservation / (Leaving) Cherokee Reservation

 
 
Cherokee Indian Reservation Marker image. Click for full size.
circa 1999
1. Cherokee Indian Reservation Marker
Inscription. [Marker Front]:

Cherokee Indian Reservation
Established by United
States for the Eastern
Band of Cherokee after
the removal of 1838.

[Marker Reverse]:
(Leaving) Cherokee
Reservation

Established by United
States for the Eastern
Band of Cherokee after
the removal of 1838.

 
Erected 1938. (Marker Number Q-14.)
 
Location. 35° 27.516′ N, 83° 22.012′ W. Marker is near Cherokee, North Carolina, in Swain County. Marker is on Ela Road (U.S. 19), on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cherokee NC 28719, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Kituwah (approx. 2.4 miles away); Thomas's Legion (approx. 2.5 miles away); Yonaguska (approx. 2.8 miles away); William Holland Thomas (approx. 3.1 miles away); Oconaluftee Indian Village (approx. 3.2 miles away); Nimrod Jarrett Smith (approx. 3.2 miles away); Cherokee Veterans Park (approx. 3.2 miles away); Long Hair Clan (approx. 3.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cherokee.
 
Categories. Native AmericansNotable Events
 
Cherokee Indian Reservation / (Leaving) Cherokee Indian Reservation Marker image. Click for full size.
circa May 1999
2. Cherokee Indian Reservation / (Leaving) Cherokee Indian Reservation Marker
Welcome to Cherokee Indian Reservation image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 19, 2008
3. Welcome to Cherokee Indian Reservation
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 9, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 16, 2008, by M. L. 'Mitch' Gambrell of Taylors, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 9,215 times since then and 1,720 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 16, 2008, by M. L. 'Mitch' Gambrell of Taylors, South Carolina.   3. submitted on October 20, 2008, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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