Last Encampment on Trail of Tears - Fort Smith AR
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Where's George
N 35° 23.078 W 094° 25.676
15S E 370306 N 3916634
Quick Description: This stone and copper (?) marker marks the site of the last encampment along the Trail of Tears before the Indians were led across the Arkansas River to their new land.
Location: Arkansas, United States
Date Posted: 11/28/2013 10:27:55 AM
Waymark Code: WMJK9X
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member arkansas stickerdude
Views: 3

Long Description:
THE TRAIL OF TEARS

THIS MARKS THE LAST ENCAMPMENT OF

THE CHEROKEE INDIANS ON "THE TRAIL OF

YEARS", FROM THEIR ANCESTRAL HOMES

IN THE SOUTH TO THE LAND ALLOTTED

THEM IN THE INDIAN TERRITORY.


ERECTED AS A PUBLIC SERVICE BY

THE NOON CIVICS CLUB

1936
Link to Marker: [Web Link]

History of Marker: Not listed

Additional Parking: Not Listed

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