From the bloggers at Roving Reports by Doug P.
Having traveled through this area in the past, I’d almost forgotten that I’d already visited the Museum of Appalachia. I’m glad I went back for a second tour and took a bit more time reading many of the stories that went with each object on display.
I loved the story of how the song “Tennessee Waltz” was written and then sung by numerous singers including the songs writers, Redd Stewart and Pee Wee King written in 1946. They were touring with their band the Golden West Cowboys heading to the Grand Ole Opry.
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