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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Robbinsville, North Carolina

 
Clickable Map of Graham County, North Carolina and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Graham County, NC (9) Cherokee County, NC (22) Macon County, NC (26) Swain County, NC (62) Blount County, TN (45) Monroe County, TN (34)  GrahamCounty(9) Graham County (9)  CherokeeCounty(22) Cherokee County (22)  MaconCounty(26) Macon County (26)  SwainCounty(62) Swain County (62)  BlountCountyTennessee(45) Blount County (45)  MonroeCounty(34) Monroe County (34)
Location of Robbinsville, North Carolina
    Graham County (9)
    Cherokee County (22)
    Macon County (26)
    Swain County (62)
    Blount County, Tennessee (45)
    Monroe County, Tennessee (34)
 
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1North Carolina (Graham County), Robbinsville — Civil War in Graham CountyUnion and Confederate Raiders
During the Civil War, Graham Country (the part of Cherokee County) offered scant support to the secessionist cause, although both ardent Confederates and staunch Unionists lived here. The region was not financially dependent on slavery. Most . . . Map (db m75453) HM
2North Carolina (Graham County), Robbinsville — Joyce Kilmer Memorial ForestDedicated July 30, 1936
Joyce Kilmer165th Infantry, Rainbow Division, soldier and poet, author of “Trees,” born in New Brunswick, N.J., December 6, 1886; killed in action in France July 30, 1918. This memorial was initiated by Bozeman Bulger Post, . . . Map (db m160526) HM WM
3North Carolina (Graham County), Robbinsville — Q 2 — Junaluskaca. 1779 - 1858
Cherokee warrior, fought for U.S. in Creek War, 1814. Granted citizenship and land by N.C., 1847. Grave is one mile S.W.Map (db m60260) HM
 
 
  
  
 
Apr. 18, 2021