Toccoa officially became a city in 1873, but its history began long before, when the Cherokee Indians lived and hunted the vast rolling hillsides. The Cherokee thought the region so scenic that they named the nearby waterfalls Toccoa, meaning beautiful. The area, which later became the city of Toccoa, originally was known as Dry Pond because of a small pond that was dry in the summer. With the coming of the railroad, enterprising investors and visionaries realized the areas potential and pooled their financial resources to ...

Toccoa 2012, Arcadia Publishing (SC), Charleston, South Carolina

ISBN-13: 9780738591995

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Toccoa 2012, Arcadia Publishing Library Editions

ISBN-13: 9781531662127

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