Treaty of the Holston

Treaty of the Holston (HM16GR)

Location: Knoxville, TN 37902 Knox County
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N 35° 57.685', W 83° 55.008'

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250 yards east, near the mouth of First Creek, William Blount, Governor of the Territory South of the River Ohio, on July 2, 1791, signed a treaty with 48 chiefs of the Cherokee. It ceded a tract of land east of Clinch River extending approximately from Greeneville, 80 miles southwest and included the present Knox County.
HM NumberHM16GR
Marker Number1E-33
Placed ByTennessee Historical Commission
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Date Added Friday, October 10th, 2014 at 11:54am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 236952 N 3983602
Decimal Degrees35.96141667, -83.91680000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 57.685', W 83° 55.008'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 57' 41.10" N, 83° 55' 0.48" W
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Area Code(s)865
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 300 W Main St, Knoxville TN 37902, US
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