Robert Tallbird and Jackie Warfel
As the nation commemorates the 175th anniversary of the Trail of Tears, the 2013 Homeschool History Fair of the Ozarks is pleased to welcome Robert Tallbird and Jackie Warfel to the list of exhibitors who will be in attendance on October 11th. Both Mr. Tallbird and Ms. Warfel are Cherokee elders. Ms Warfel serves on the Greene County Historical Site Board identifying and preserving historic locations in the county.
Ms. Warfel provided the wonderful posters on display at last year's event. This year she will be including her beautiful examples of Native-American dress, that were on display at the 2013 Ozark Empire Fair. Mr. Tallbird will be joining us for the first time, as he will be displaying numerous artifacts, some of which are very ancient. He will also be making a presentation at1:00 pm. Do not miss this fantastic opportunity to learn more about the Trail of Tears and the rich cultures of the indigenous people of the region.