Removing the Cherokee: A Soldier's Story
7:00 p.m., Monday
Join the living history presentation by Tony Gerard as Caleb Tucker, a soldier in the U.S. Army who finds himself assigned to round up the Cherokee in preparation for forced removal to the Indian nations in present-day Oklahoma.
Be Warned! This program deals frankly with a sad period in U.S. history. Understanding our past is the only way better deal with the future.
Dress for cool spring weather. Rustic seating provided, may bring lawn chair.
Sponsored by Illinois Audubon, Shawnee Chapter.
Cultural Resources; History; Outdoor Event
Trail of Tear State Forest
3240 State Forest Road
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