Visit Cherokee, North Carolina for fun in historic proportions.Fishing, golf, tubing, waterfalls, and hiking are just a few of the many vacation treasures you'll find in this Smoky Mountains adventure town. Experience 11,000 years of soul-stirring Cherokee history, culture, art, legend, traditions, and events.
MIXED-RACE HISTORY OF NORTH CAROLINA'S “WINTON TRIANGLE" | In Northeastern North Carolina there is a community that is historically mixed race. Landowning free people of color have lived together in The Winton Triangle for 260 years. Their ancestors include people who moved from the Chesapeake Bay area as well as Chowanoke, Meherrin, and Tuscarora Indians, Africans and East Indians.~~Photo: Elf and Annie Jones Family, circa 1914. (Photo courtesy of Alice Jones Nickens and Marvin T. Jones)