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Crockett Cabin & Museum
NOVEMBER GO AHEAD POSTED
The November issue of Go Ahead has been posted to the website. Click the link at right to access it. Remember that the newsletter is available to current members only, so if you've not sent in your dues, you are missing some great articles about changes upcoming at the Alamo!
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Our new membership year began July 1, 2014. If you've not paid your dues, you will not have the current e-mail password to access the newsletter and the newsletter archives. See link at right for renewal information and link below right for e-mail address to get the password.
DAVY CROCKETT DAYS PICTURES
Click here for pictures from David Crockett State Park's Davy Crockett Days.
DAVY'S 228TH BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION
AT CROCKETT TAVERN MUSEUM
Reenactors and volunteers show off their best period dress at the celebration of Davy Crockett's 228th birthday at the Crockett Tavern Museum in Morristown on Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014. Many of the reenactors are a part of a local homeschool unit that helped with activities and demonstrations throughout the day. Click here for more pictures from the event.
GO AHEAD NEWSLETTER CHANGES EDITORS
REUNION ATTENDEES STAY BUSY
Pictures updated - 07/20/14 - click the link
Below are a selection of the initial pictures sent by Tim Massey. More pictures are posted at this link.
Pictures from 2008 reunion posted
Tim Massey noticed that we were missing pictures from the 2008 reunion on the website, so he kindly sent a set of his pictures. Check the 2008 link under PICTURES below.
"I leave this rule when I am dead. Be always sure you are right, then Go Ahead."
---Col. David Crockett
|At left, the newest "Windows To The Past"
mural, depicting legendary pioneer David Crockett,
has been installed next to the Capitol Theater on
Main Street in Greeneville, Tennessee. Gathered here
to view the artwork were, from left, Greene County
Heritage Trust President Jim Mays, Heritage Trust
Mural Committee member Andrea "Andy" Daniels, mural
artist Joe Kilday, building co-owner Patty Solomon,
Mural Committee members Linnie Greene and Becky
Yonz, and Tim Massey, president of the Pioneer
Friends of David Crockett Birthplace State Park, and
a Crockett Descendant who sometimes portrays
Crockett at special events. A formal dedication of
the mural will be June 7, 2014 with storytelling and
a downtown antique fair with entertainment, topped
off by the showing of Disney's King of the Wild
Frontier. Fess Parker appeared here at the original
showing in 1955. Massey will again share some of
Crockett's wit with the attendees. Click
Crockett Cabin and Museum to be on the History Channel!!!
|On the front
porch of the David Crockett Cabin in
For genealogy issues
Among the items in the Crockett Store is "Crockett Cousins." This genealogy has been reprinted and copies are available for delivery. This is the most complete genealogy of the Crockett Family from David's grandparents to present day. The 200+ page book should be in anyone's library if they are researching the Crockett Family tree.
2010 Reunion 2008 Reunion 2006 Reunion (Picasa Album) 2004 Reunion 2002 Reunion
Images from the past* (*web pages, that is)
2014 Reunion Davy's Birthday 2014 Crockett Days 2014 Crockett Days 2012 2012 Reunion
2000 Reunion 1998 Reunion 1996 Reunion
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news that you send, I will post also, so please send news and activities that are going on to the webmaster link below.