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By Bobby G. McElwee

ISBN-10: 0738505870

ISBN-13: 9780738505879

ISBN-10: 1531603785

ISBN-13: 9781531603786

Created in 1836 from land held previously by means of the Cherokee Indians, Cherokee County is positioned within the northeast nook of Alabama, bordered via Georgia to the east. inside of those pages, the county's wealthy and sundry historical past is illuminated by means of classic images, and its earlier is dropped at lifestyles within the faces of its early settlers. The households of the Reverend Whitefield Anthony and others settled at Mudd Creek in 1831 in what was once to develop into Cherokee County. From those first households built a neighborhood that might develop and alter besides a tender and bustling the United States, welcoming new industries, farming fertile lands, and development church buildings and faculties to feed the hearts and minds of its younger. the pictures during this quantity, illustrating the county's previous in addition to the way it appears at the moment, have been culled from quite a few resources, together with the Cherokee County historical past Museum, the Pine Grove Baptist Church, and the personal collections of many neighborhood households. Coupled with a historic narrative, those glimpses of yesteryear will evoke fond stories for all who've made Cherokee County home.

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