Dr. Vidali’s Class Visits New Echota

 

Dr. Debra Vidali’s undergraduate class visited New Echota. New Echota was the Cherokee Nation capital in 1825 and the starting point of the 1838 Trail of Tears.  Also the location of Cherokee Phoenix, the first newspaper published by Native Americans, and in a Native American language.

 

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