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Interesting Facts About Tennessee

The state of Tennessee is a place that many people call home and still many others visit for vacation. Although there are many things about the state that you do know, there are also a number of interesting things that you don’t know. Here are a few of those facts. Knowing them will increase your appreciation for all that the area has to offer.

Prior to the time that the spanish explorers came to the state of Tennessee in 1540, there were already people living there. Three different Native American groups called the state home. The Chicasaw lives in the western part of the state, the Creek in the southeastern and the Cherokee used the middle of the state for hunting.

The native american Cherokee Indians were involved in a very famous treaty that took place in 1835...

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