Articles tagged as history
A Beautiful Legacy... The Trail of Tears Iris|
By starlight1153 on April 7, 2010
Back in the 1800's folks were interested in mainly one thing, gold. Rumors circulated all around that gold was plentiful in Georgia. The problem was that the land was occupied by the Cherokee Indians. Papers were filed and petitions in acted to remove the Cherokee from the land. In 1838, General Scott and the United States Army invaded the Cherokee Nation.