Videos produced by Maples History Center

Details the story of the Indian Gap Hotel formerly located in what is now the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
Ruth Matthews and Sheila Metcalf Evans discuss the Vietnam Veteran’s project underway in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park (GSMNP) to clean and record information about veterans buried inside the national park on both the North Carolina and Tennessee sides of the park.
Take a historic trip to Mount Le Conte, the 3rd highest peak in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, as your hear the story of the Mount Le Conte Lodge and the Huff Family.
Recalling a bear hunt, circa 1915, in the Great Smoky Mountains before it became a national park.
Meet GSMNP Park Ranger Katie Corrigan, who shares a bit of the stories of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park as well as the importance of sharing and preserving our history, heritage, and culture by sharing our personal stories for future generations.