The settlement was a remote homesteading community on Brush Mountain in Kentucky from round about the late 1800’s to 1950 (ish).
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The first caretakers of the mountain LeConte were Paul J. Adams and his 90lb German Shepherd, Cumberland Jack. In the fall of 1925, Adams began the work of constructing the first log cabin on the mountain. When he was satisfied with the new structure, Adams settled in and awaited for the first snows of winter. […]