Supporting The Trail of Tears National Historic Trail
Supporting The Trail of Tears National Historic Trail

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Trail segment along the Northern Route at Pea Ridge National Military Park in northwestern Arkansas. The wayside exhibits overlooking the Arkansas River at Fort Smith National Historic Site, located on the Water Route in western Arkansas, depict in 5 individual panels the removal stories of the Cherokee, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Muscogee (Creek), and Seminole Nations. The award-winning Trail of Tears exhibit at the Cherokee Heritage Center in Tahlequah, OK, includes a tactile "bead wall," with each bead representing one removed Cherokee, totaling 16,000 beads. Also, life-cast figures depict the travel along the Trail of Tears.

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Contact Information:
Kentucky TOTA Chapter
Alice Murphree
2380 Edwards Mill Rd
Hopkinsville KY  42240

Chapter Board of Directors:
President and NTOTA Delegate
Alice Murphree
Vice President

Secretary/Treasurer Tammy Winters
Judy Boaz
Member Carla Hildebrand
Member Shelly Morris
Ann Read

 Research Projects:
Members and Partners are working on the documentation of new sites including the water routes through Kentucky; and working on the completion of new sign placements at several of the certified sites.

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1100 North University, Suite 143
Little Rock, AR 72207
Phone: (501) 666-9032
Fax: (501) 666-5875

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