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Sycamore Shoals State Park: Chat with a Longhunter

August 14, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

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One event on August 14, 2021 at 2:00 pm

Saturday August 14 th
10:30 a.m. “Chat with a longhunter” –Meet and talk with a longhunter as he tells why he
would risk life and limb living on the frontier hunting for over a year at a time. Hear as he
explains about what he does on a day-to-day and the dangers that he faces. Learn how the
longhunters opened up the lands beyond the Appalachian Mountains for settlers to follow in their
footsteps. Presented by Matthew Simerly inside the fort. Duration 30 minutes.
2:00 pm. “Casting freedom” –Join Slade Nakoff as he shows how the bullets that won the
Revolution were cast. This event will be held inside the fort. Duration: 20 minutes


August 14, 2021
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park
1651 W. Elk Avenue
Elizabethton, TN 37643 United States
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