History Field Trips: The Scopes Monkey Trial in Dayton, TN

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August 5, 2020
The “Scopes Monkey Trial” took place in July 1925, featuring the prosecution of John Scopes, a 24-year-old science teacher, for teaching evolution in a Tenn..

July 29, 2020
Dayton was settled in 1820 as Smith's Crossroads; in 1877, the town was renamed after Dayton, Ohio. This historic town is famous for hosting the Scopes Trial - ..

June 16, 2020
Photo by Sean Fisher Photography   Looking at the Sequatchie Valley today, with its open farmland center and densely wooded edges, it’s hard to believe..

December 12, 2019
By Alayna Smith, Intern, Southeast Tennessee Tourism Association   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HsaeCH7AyJE   Niota, Tenn..

June 3, 2019
  Wrapping around the northern end of Chattanooga’s most iconic natural landmark, the Lookout Mountain unit of the Chickamauga and Chattanooga Nationa..

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