Cherokee Bits and Pieces
in a burial ground.
The Cherokee were
I do not have nor
have I ever had this pipe.
The picture was scanned from a reference book.
After receiving an inquiry in regards to this
I realized that I had not made that point clear.
There should never be anything taken from burial
or wherever any people have chosen to bury their
is a re-creation
of a typical Cherokee farm home
in the early 19th century.
The Cherokee didn't live in tents,
and they were quick to refine
their wooden dwellings to
imitate the homes of white men.
A side note regarding the
This information was sent to me by a lady
living near Cherokee.
the local story that has been told ever
since my mother was a child, and her mother and
forth) ...is that Abraham Lincoln was conceived
that farmstead and his father was the owner....
mother was pregnant with him when she left here...She
was a servant at the farmstead...I have read
nothing in history to validate this, but it has
rumored that slaves were in his bloodline
somewhere...anyhow the people around here would
that this story is true..
stockade to confine the Indians
in Polk County, TN.
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