Arrowhead Monument

Main Street and Catawba Avenue, Old Fort, NC

Monument commemorating peace between the indigenous tribes and early American pioneers of Western North Carolina


Old Fort Railroad Depot and Arrowhead Monument

Photo taken by Michael Miller


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The monument is approximately 30-foot-tall (9.1 m) and hand-chiseled from granite. The landmark was unveiled on July 27, 1930, by Marie Nesbitt as a symbol of the peace achieved in an earlier century between pioneers and Native Americans.

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  • November 7, 2013: Added by Michael Miller

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