|Signed into Statehood on June 1, 1796||
PLACES TO SEE:
Named from the Cherokee villages
named "Tanasi," and nicknamed The Volunteer State. Tennessee is bordered by
Kentucky to the north; Missouri and Arkansas to the west; Virginia and
North Carolina to
the east and Mississippi, Alabama and Georgia to the south.
Tennessee's highest peak is Clingmans Dome at 6,643 feet, the 17th highest in the United States. The lowest point is along the shore of the Mississippi River, which is 182 feet above sea level.
NOTE: I HAVE BEEN TO CHATTANOOGA AND KNOXVILLE, ALSO THE WOMEN'S BASKETBALL HALL OF FAME.
Last Updated on 03/17/2008 by Floridawn Designs