Tuesday, February 28, 2012
Tennessee day 2
Notice the writing in the Cherokee language.
This cemetery is in a town called Brainerd that got gobbled up by the expansion of Chattanooga. Now the cemetery is surrounded by asphalt. It is in the middle of a gigantic parking lot for the shopping center and office complex.
They are annoyingly uncooperative. This is as close as I could get. I chased her in circles around the cemetery.
Gravestone of Chief John Ross' grandmother.This is what the Brainerd Cemetery looks like from all sides.
Chester Frost State Park
Marty Paige picked me up after class, and took me to Chester Frost State Park, where I got 2 new life birds: Red-headed Woodpecker, and Eastern Towhee. Other birds seen here:
Great Blue Herons