Categories of Geography & Lifestyle

Our Atlas is a compendium of maps, surveys, archival documents, early journals, timelines of historic and events.  We have divided the subject matter into the following  categories at right:

  1. Glossary & Terminology
  2. Historic Maps and Survey Details
  3. Travel & Distance Charts
  4. Historic Map Symbols
  5. Timelines
  6. Lifestyle & Natural Technologies
Early maps called the unexplored regions beyond the escarpment of the Blue Ridge and Appalachian Mountains as "impassable." It took decades of traders learning the trails and passageways to map the territorial claims of the Cherokee and other native tribes.
This tree is believed to be an ancient Cherokee boundary marker facing the Eastern Seaboard