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    An improved wheelchair lift for the Early Home is being installed. During the transition, the lift will be temporarily inaccessible during the week of September 22, 2014.

Teacher Workshops

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The 2014 Teacher Workshop will incorporate Common Core Standards into the program as participants investigate life in Greene County during the era of the U.S. Civil War and Reconstruction. Check back for dates and more information on this workshop.

How to sign up:
Contact Park Ranger Jennifer Pierce
423-639-3711 x. 109

Or email Jennifer Pierce.

Did You Know?

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The United States purchased Alaska from Russia for $7,200,000.00 during Andrew Johnson's administration. Secretary of State William Seward was instrumental in the purchase. People who thought the investment a bad idea called the purchase "Seward's Folly" and "Johnson's Polar Bear Garden."