Cherokee, North Carolina

The choice for location ten of my This is America Too project revolved around a few factors. It was the fourth consecutively in the Southeast, and I had already done two coastal towns and one slightly further inland. I had not yet visited the Appalachians and I felt like the mountains were calling me. I was also going to be in Asheville visiting some close friends, which solidified my choice to find something in that region. I began researching and it did not take long to settle on Cherokee. I wanted to know more about the Eastern Cherokee Band and thought it would make an important addition to the project…

Read more about my experience in Cherokee







Conversations in Cherokee
Tyson part 1
Tyson part 2

Elevation: 1,991′
Area: 12 mi²
Population: 2,138 (2010)
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