Maps and History of Oklahoma County 1830-1900.1
Part 1: 1830 — Noonish on April 22, 1889 Oklahoma County forms a rectangle 30 miles wide by 24 miles high, almost exactly 720 square mile...
The Story of the Walker Sisters in the Smoky Mountains
Although Nancy died in 1931, the five remaining Walker Sisters were still going strong when the Great Smoky Mountains National Park was officially dedicated in 1940. While most locals moved away after the creation of the park, the Walker Sisters refused to give up their family farm.
Cherokee – Westward on the Trail of Tears
The Cherokee tribe was the first to inhabit the southeastern United States before most of them were forcefully moved west along the Trail of Tears.
Cherokee Names: Translation of English Names Into Cherokee
Explanation for beginners about how to translate English names into Cherokee language characters.
How to Find Out if You Are a Cherokee Indian | Synonym
Finding out who your ancestors are can validate your family history and offer benefits like scholarships. If you believe you are part of the Cherokee Nation tribe from Oklahoma, there are steps to take in validating Cherokee Nation heritage. The main step is verifying ancestors on the Dawes Roll.
When the Wind's in the West, the Sap runs Best - Appalachian History
When temperatures begin to rise in February and March, maple sap begins to flow from the roots of trees up the trunks to the branches and limbs. During the short period of spring when the daytime temperatures are above freezing, and the night temperatures are below freezing, the sap flows up and down the tree …