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Anita Finger-Smith

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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.

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