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Independence on the Frontier: Militia Muster at Fort Watauga

  • 24 Jul 2021
  • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park, 1651 W. Elk Ave. Elizabethton, TN 37643

By today's standards, information traveled slowly in the 18th century.  Be a guest in Fort Watauga as news of Independence finally arrives on the colonial frontier.  What did the early settlers think about the new nation?  From fear of war to the hope of a brighter future, walk among historical characters and hear their varied reactions to the Declaration.

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Friends of Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. P.O. Box 1772, Elizabethton TN 37644-1772
Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park is located at 1651 W. Elk Ave., Elizabethton, TN 37643
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