Cumberland Gap in "A Name for the City" (Location)

Location Key: 
Display Label: 
Cumberland Gap
Type: 
OutOfYoknapatawpha
Authority : 
Text (when unambiguous)
X: 
2458
Y: 
946
Description: 

The "Cumberland Gap" through which the three earliest white settlers in Jefferson travel into Tennessee is a narrow pass over the Cumberland Mountains near the intersection of the states of Virginia, Kentucky and Tennessee (202). It was a major route over the Appalachians for the pioneers who first inhabited the frontier southwest.

Role: 
Only Mentioned in Text
Status: 
Continuous

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