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The 1794 Schoolhouse, which is on the National Register of Historic Sites and is a Tennessee Historic Site, includes a visitor's center with a museum and free sheltered picnic facilities at Raven Hall. Sam Houston, later commander of the Army of Texas, governor of Tennessee and Texas, and president of the Republic of Texas, taught area residents in this log cabin schoolhouse when he was 18 years old. The museum displays various teaching tools and artifacts used by Sam Houston and other educators of his time. Picnic facilities on grounds.

Location: Maryville Tennessee Telephone 865-983-1550

Other History nearby:
(Pigeon Forge) Carbo's Police Museum
(Cherokee) Cherokee Marker
(Knoxville) East Tennessee Historical Society Museum
(Knoxville) James White's Fort
(Etowah) L & N Depot Museum
(Norris) Lenoir Museum

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