Appalachian Settlers

Mountain people
Greenbrier Community

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Could you adapt to life in the Mountains like the Cherokee people or the Mountain people? People have lived and used the land of the Smokies for over 10,000 years. Come with us as you choose your adventure of life in the Mountains in the 1800s. Your class will become farmers, doctors and builders of an appalachian community.

Vocabulary

Geography
Settlement
Culture
Resource Use
Survival
Development

Last updated: February 1, 2021

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107 Park Headquarters Road
Gatlinburg, TN 37738

Phone:

(865) 436-1200

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