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Oct 20, 2017 - Trail of Tears State Park

The story of The Trail of Tears is a long and sad story about the abuse our Euro-American ancestors inflicted on some of the Native American people who had lived and prospered in the southeastern part of our country. (By way of full disclosure, I have plagiarized freely from the National Park Service brochure “Trail of Tears National Historic Trail” and other sources.) Although there were numerous examples, this story concerns the people of the Cherokee Nation who lived on lands stretching between the Ohio River and northern...

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Oct 23, 2007 - Thanks for a GREAT Question

From Trail of Tears State Park, near Cape Girardeau, in the SE corner of Missouri. Some days I sleep later, but this day was not one of them; it was a more typical day in which I arose from bed somewhere between 7:00 & 8:00 AM. Some days Vicki lingers longer or shorter, but this day was not one of them; she arose sometime between 30 & 60 minutes after I had. We knew that we were moving on this day, but we also knew that the day's trip was to be short enough that we did not have to be in any particular rush to get started. We knew that that...

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