“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

Unicoi County Tennessee Historical Markers

Greasy Cove Racetrack Marker image, Touch for more information
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, September 26, 2009
Greasy Cove Racetrack Marker
Tennessee (Unicoi County), Erwin — 1A 39 — Greasy Cove Racetrack
In the valley 500 yards north were held many kinds of frontier diversions, including racing on a half~mile semicircular track. Here, in 1788, Andrew Jackson, then 21 years old, rode his horse in a match race against a horse belonging to Col. Robert . . . — Map (db m82981) HM
Tennessee (Unicoi County), Erwin — 1A 115 — The Battle of Red Banks / Reunion for the Boys in Blue
On December 29, 1864, the Third Regiment of North Carolina Mounted Infantry, under Colonel George W.Kirk, engaged about 400 Confederate Infantry and Cavalry under Lt. Colonel James A.Keith at Red Banks of the Nolichucky. Seventy three Confederates . . . — Map (db m22804) HM
Tennessee (Unicoi County), Erwin — To the Women of the Confederacy1861 - 65
(Front): To those who died for a sacred cause, and to those who lived to win a nobler victory in time of peace. (Side): Whose fidelity, whose purity, whose courage, whose gentle genius in love and in counsel. Kept the home secure, the . . . — Map (db m23142) HM
Tennessee (Unicoi County), Erwin — 1A 130 — Unicoi County / The Town of Erwin
(side 1) Unicoi County Unicoi County was formed during the Reconstruction era from parts of Washington and Carter counties on March 23, 1875. Representative Alfred A. Taylor introduced a bill in the Tennessee Legislature and . . . — Map (db m82982) HM

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May. 30, 2020