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?
President Andrew Jackson began to aggressively implement a broad policy of Indian removal in the 1830s. This policy, combined with the discovery of gold on Cherokee land in northern Georgia in 1828, led to their removal to Indian Territory (Oklahoma) on the Trail of Tears.