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located simply south of the Carolina border within the scenic foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, Cherokee County bargains the appeal of small-town existence and kingdom residing with the ease of within sight metropolitan components. In 1897, the yr of its founding, the county inherited a wealthy historical past that started with the Cherokee Indians. domestic to 2 American innovative struggle websites, Cowpens nationwide Battlefield and Kings Mountain army Park, in addition to the Overmountain Victory nationwide path, it exists as a bevy of old websites that date ahead of the county was once established.

Cherokee County will pay tribute to this community's decisive background and celebrates the neighborhood structure, enterprise institutions, and citizens, either previous and current. historical perspectives, coupled with informative textual content, spotlight the 1914 Carnegie Library, the captivating railroad depot, the Limestone Quarry, and building of the towering smokestack of Gaffney production corporation. classic images depict downtown Gaffney, settled virtually a century ahead of Cherokee County grew to become a political entity, and old Blacksburg, often called Black Station ahead of 1888, whereas bringing to lifestyles the evolution of the 1845 Limestone Springs woman highschool into the state's renowned Limestone university of today.

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