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Jackson County

... Bledsoe's Fort (near Gallatin) The community around Williams' inn was called Williamsburg.   Knoxville Gazette, Dec. 4, 1795 Among the people who traveled through... see from this small item in the December 4, 1795, …

Hancock County

... well paid. In 1844 citizens of this part of Tennessee employed Knoxville lawyer W. H. Sneed to try to get this...…

Putnam County

... stone monolith was destroyed by the builders of the Nashville & Knoxville Railroad in 1895. Today a small piece of it...…

Sullivan County

... on boats destined for places such as White's Fort (later Knoxville) and French Lick (later Nashville). The best known of...…

Cocke County

... products, Stokely's canned goods were at first sold mainly in Knoxville and Chattanooga. However, the business grew and grew, especially...…