Discovering White Oak Sinks

TitleDiscovering White Oak Sinks
Publication TypeMagazine Article
Year of Publication2002
AuthorsBest, Betty Boone
MagazineSmoky Mountain Historical Society Journal and Newsletter
Issue Number2
Date Publishedsummer
SubjectsCades Cove, Hiking, Pioneer families

Describes the Sinks, especially the wildflowers, and hiking trails to it. Recounts information about early residents from the 1870s, based on memories of John Wright Dunn and additional research. Includes four photographs. The cover features a photograph of the Ledbetter family, residents of White Oak Sinks, in 1906.


Full text is available to members of the Smoky Mountain Historical Society.