Tennessee

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United States lawyer and politician who advocated free silver and prosecuted John Scopes (1925) for teaching evolution in a Tennessee high school (1860-1925) Boy Orator of the Platte , Bryan , Great Commoner , William Jennings Bryan
capital of the state of Tennessee; located in the north central part of the state on the Cumberland River; known for country music capital of Tennessee , Nashville
city in eastern Tennessee Chattanooga
river that rises in southwestern Virginia and flows generally southwestward across eastern Tennessee to the Tennessee River Clinch River
town in west central Tennessee Columbia
United States frontiersman and Tennessee politician who died at the siege of the Alamo (1786-1836) Crockett , David Crockett , Davy Crockett
river that rises in southeastern Kentucky and flows westward through northern Tennessee to become a tributary of the Ohio River in southwestern Kentucky Cumberland , Cumberland River
town in northern Alabama on the Tennessee River Decatur
part of the Appalachians between North Carolina and Tennessee Great Smoky Mountains
national park in Tennessee and North Carolina that includes the highest mountain in the eastern United States Great Smoky Mountains National Park
town in western Tennessee Jackson
Tennessee highschool teacher who violated a state law by teaching evolution; in a highly publicized trial in 1925 he was prosecuted by William Jennings Bryan and defended by Clarence Darrow (1900-1970) John Scopes , John Thomas Scopes , Scopes
town in northeastern Tennessee Johnson City
city in eastern Tennessee on the Tennessee River Knoxville
largest city of Tennessee; located in southwestern Tennessee on bluffs overlooking the Mississippi River Memphis
small snail-eating perch of the Tennessee River Percina tanasi , snail darter
common perennial death camas; Tennessee to Kansas to Texas poison camas , Zigadenus nuttalli
highly publicized trial in 1925 when John Thomas Scopes violated a Tennessee state law by teaching evolution in high school; Scopes was prosecuted by William Jennings Bryan and defended by Clarence Darrow; Scopes was convicted but the verdict was later re Scopes trial
member of the Algonquian people formerly living along the Tennessee river Shawnee
native or resident of Tennessee Tennessean , Volunteer
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