Trail of Tears Association Newsletters
The Trail of Tears Association is the National Park Service's primary partner on the Trail of Tears National Historic Trail. The association produces a newsletter bi-annually. Here is an archive of current and past issues (PDF format):
Did You Know?
In 1838 U.S. Army troops under General Winfield Scott's command rounded up Cherokee people and moved them to forts in North Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, and Tennessee, prior to their removal west. Thirty-one forts were built for this purpose on the Trail of Tears National Historic Trail.