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Object ID 1987.056.001
Object Name Document
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".
Catalog type Archive
Collection "Spirit of the Great Smokies"
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact