I grew up in the foothills of the Smoky Mountains. It is a beautiful countryside, especially in the spring and fall. 

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Ijams entrance
Ijams entrance
Fishing at Island Home
Fishing at Island Home
Turtle
Turtle
Blue Ride Parkway
Blue Ride Parkway
Black bear-Smoky Mountains
Black bear-Smoky Mountains
Quilt Trail-Blue Ridge
Quilt Trail-Blue Ridge
Smoky Mountain Sunset
Smoky Mountain Sunset
Popcorn Sutton -moonshiner
Popcorn Sutton -moonshiner
Tennessee Farm
Tennessee Farm
Cabin Cades Cove
Cabin Cades Cove
Side of the road-Smoky Mtns.
Side of the road-Smoky Mtns.
Rainbow Bread
Rainbow Bread
Vol Navy below Henley Street Bridge
Vol Navy below Henley Street Bridge
Henley Street Bridge
Henley Street Bridge
Archway
Archway
Sunsphere World's Fair
Sunsphere World's Fair
Tennessee Theatre
Tennessee Theatre
Gay Street Bridge
Gay Street Bridge
Market Street Bell
Market Street Bell
Farmer's Market Flowers
Farmer's Market Flowers
Fredd at The Drawing Room
Fredd at The Drawing Room
Southern Railway Yard-Knoxville
Southern Railway Yard-Knoxville
Southern Railway Yard
Southern Railway Yard
Southern Depot-Knoxville
Southern Depot-Knoxville
Redbud on Gay Street
Redbud on Gay Street
Burn Memorial-Knoxville History
Burn Memorial-Knoxville History
Women Suffrage Memorial
Women Suffrage Memorial
Fountain detail Old Gray Cemetary
Fountain detail Old Gray Cemetary
The Great Pat Summitt
The Great Pat Summitt
Ballet Shoes-Asheville
Ballet Shoes-Asheville
Red Chair-Krutch Park
Red Chair-Krutch Park
East Tenn.History Museum
East Tenn.History Museum
The Doughboy
The Doughboy
The Doughboy and Tenn. flag
The Doughboy and Tenn. flag
Keyhole Entry-Knoxville
Keyhole Entry-Knoxville
Red Berries-Asheville
Red Berries-Asheville
Jerry Douglas-Blue Plate Special
Jerry Douglas-Blue Plate Special
Large Cabin Cades Cove
Large Cabin Cades Cove
Smoky Mountain Creek
Smoky Mountain Creek
Cas Walker
Cas Walker