|Scope & Content||
Materials relating to "The Spirit of the Great Smokies" pageant.
The pageant, "The Spirit of the Great Smokies," was presented in Cherokee, NC, 2-3 October 1935, to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Trail of Tears. Note the extensive listing of the cast (all Cherokees), some biographical information; place of residence for 14 individuals. Among the participants: Will West Long, G.B. Chiltoskey, Amoneeta Sequoyah, Robert Bushyhead. (2 copies)
Also included in the collection:
1960 letter from Garth Cate.
1937 newsclipping of "The Spirit of the Great Smokies".
|Collection||"Spirit of the Great Smokies"|
|Lexicon category||8: Communication Artifact|