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for Tar Heel Junior Historian Vol. 13 Issue 3, Feb 1974
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Mr. Marling is well remembered for his portraits and miniatures of important North Carolina citizens. One of his most noted paintings depicts the State House circa the early 1800s. Mrs. Marling taught at the Raleigh Academy and specialized in painting on paper, satin, and velvet.
Oconaluftee is a reconstructed Cherokee village with structures representing different historic eras. Visitors can step into a 1540 dwelling from the era of Spanish explorer Hernando De Soto, a 1750 cabin, and a later 1800 cabin. Also available to tourists are 25 native craftsmen and 20 history reenactors.