Cades Cove Historic District

10 mi. SW of Townsend in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Townsend, Tennessee

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John Oliver Cabin

Photo taken by Andrew Wood in October 2013

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on July 13, 1977
Reference number
77000111
Areas of significance
Archeology - Prehistoric; Exploration/Settlement; Architecture; Agriculture
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction; D - Information Potential
Property type
District
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Animal facility; Secondary structure; Storage
Current functions
Museum; Park; Agricultural outbuildings
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1800-1824; 1825-1849
Significant year
1818
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 23
Contributing structures: 9
Contributing sites: 11

Update Log 

  • February 8, 2021: New photos from Michael Miller
  • February 8, 2021: New photos from Michael Miller
  • February 8, 2021: New photos from Michael Miller
  • February 8, 2021: New photos from Michael Miller
  • February 8, 2021: New photos from Michael Miller
  • November 21, 2013: Updated by Andrew Wood: Updated status and overview
  • November 21, 2013: New photos from Andrew Wood

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