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Where I’m From in GALILEO. Talking Rock. I am from "Nunyu-gunwaniski," . the rock that talks, . the Talking Rock, . from the Cherokee Nation . and the weathered logs of an empty barn. I am from mountains like centipedes,. letters spelling Pickens across an orange county.

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Where i m from in galileo

Where I’m From in GALILEO

Talking Rock


Where i m from in galileo

I am from "Nunyu-gunwaniski,"

the rock that talks,

the Talking Rock,

from the Cherokee Nation

and the weathered logs of an empty barn.


Where i m from in galileo

I am from mountains like centipedes,

letters spelling Pickens across an orange county


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I am from the marble,


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the cotton,


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the wool,


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and a cluster of roads


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I am from the Ball Creek ballgames,

brothers struggling for dominance,

from Cherokee Sanderstown to Atherton mills,


Where i m from in galileo

I am from the Federal Road and the railroad,


Where i m from in galileo

From the forced removal


Where i m from in galileo

and the half-remaining chimney.


Where i m from in galileo

hotel keepers and cavalry,

I am from millers and missionaries,

Cherokee children and hardly anyone left


Where i m from in galileo

the mission school and the Newman stockade,

I'm from 1805,

grist for the mill to be made into bread


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the end of an era,

and the end of cotton.

From the end of the war


Where i m from in galileo

I am from Vanishing Georgia,

pictures of people and places,


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Familiar names with long ago faces,


Where i m from in galileo

learning that history makes us.


Credits

Credits

  • Project: Brilliant Teacher’s 6th Grade Class,

    Talking Rock School, 2010

  • All Resources Used Via GALILEO

    • Britannica High School

      http://www.galileo.usg.edu/cgi/link?dbs=zehs

    • Georgia Info

      http://www.galileo.usg.edu/cgi/link?dbs=gnfo

    • Georgia’s Virtual Vault, State Archives, http://content.sos.state.ga.us/u?/gadeaths,148784

    • New Georgia Encyclopedia

      http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/nge/Article.jsp?id=h-3235

    • Vanishing Georgia, multiple items

      http://www.galileo.usg.edu/cgi/link?dbs=vang


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