Cherokee in Georgia, North Carolina, and
Tennessee are marched at gunpoint to the new Indian Territory in
Oklahoma as the Removal Era gathers momentum.
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Sixteen thousand Cherokee are marched
in Winter to their new homelands in the Indian Territory of
Oklahoma. The journey saw thousands die, and will become
known as the infamous Trail of Tears. For more, see: 1829 -
Indian Removal gathers momentum.
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