1889 ~ 2019 130 Years
To Honor the Heritage & History of Etowah & Her Mountain Valley
NEW ON THE WEBSITE:
1954 Chief, Group Photo, Etowah High School Students - Identified
Camp Peep-Out , Bowman's Bluff - 1935
1889 Money, then Etowah
HISTORY DISPLAY ~ ETOWAH LIBRARY
The Etowah Train Station, aka "the Depot"
& How Etowah Got Its Name
E t o w ah
Translation: " tribal town "
From the Creek / Muskogee Native American word
e t a l w a
To learn more:
How Etowah Got Its Name
COMMUNITY SERVICE PROJECTS - to date
1. History Display at the Etowah Library
2. Website for Etowah Valley History
3. Thomas-Fletcher Historic Cemetery
wish list: new fence,
outdoor bench &/or two chairs, side table
This website is dedicated to Etowah and the surrounding mountain valley
To explore, preserve, and celebrate the history and heritage of this community along the French Broad River and Little Mountain, aka "Misty Mountain" (elevation 2420 ft) in western Henderson County, North Carolina.
Today's internet technology brings opportunity to record and share information. This website is an educational and research endeavor that will discover more over time through ongoing study and reaching out to elders and others in Etowah and beyond.
We strive to offer true information, facts, memories, and interesting content for your enjoyment.
Explore the Etowah valley, the mountains, the waters, the people, and the winding road of History from the early days of pioneer settlement.
Thank you for visiting.
Material on this website is collected from various research sources, organizations, individual and family contributions. Additional material is original to the website. It is the nature of research that sources do not always agree, that new information arises over time, and the story is told anew. This work is intended to complement and weave into the fabric of other similar, ongoing heritage activities for Henderson County.
With respect, every effort is made to present information in a factual, balanced, and fair manner.
Any possible misrepresentation of fact, mistake, or harm is not intentional
and may be addressed by contacting the website.
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