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Lecturer: Course 9
Anita Finger-Smith is the instructor/facilitator of the Qualla Family History Research Group
of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians. Experienced researcher of the Eastern Cherokee, their
geographical and historical migration, she has lectured at numerous conferences on a variety
of topics pertaining to the Cherokee.
Anita operates a home based genealogy business on the Cherokee Indian Reservation and is
granted a Federal Traders License certified by the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians.
She is the co-owner of Bearmeat's Indian Den, an authentic Native American art gallery.