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Celtic Myth and Moonlight || Cultural & Religious Symbols
Cherokees use the 7-point star because many of their concepts are related to the number 7. Seven clans, directions, etc.
the year in moon symbols are shown on a sheet of white paper with black ink
Native American (Indian) Symbols
Cherokee Indian Symbols | Image courtesy of the Oregon State Library.
an image of different symbols and their meanings
If You Lived during the Trail of Tears Lesson Plan
Cherokee Indian Symbols | SCHOOL @ HOME: If You Lived during the Trail of Tears Lesson Plan
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Elias Cornelius Boudinot, a member of the Cherokee tribe, was an attorney, politician and military officer in the Confederate States of America during the War Between the States. Chosen as a delegate to the Arkansas secession convention, Boudinot served as a colonel in the Confederate States Army, and as an Arkansas representative in the Confederate Congress.
an old book with black and white photos on it, titled eastern chokee cents
Eastern Cherokee Census, Cherokee, North Carolina, 1915-1922, Volume 1: 1915-1916 Taken by Agent James E. Henderson
two women standing next to each other in front of a wooden building with a door
Mary Long and Annie Conseen in front of the Snowbird Cherokee Indian School in Graham County, North Carolina - Cherokee - 1934. I know they are smiling on this picture but the horrors that took place in those schools is just beyond words. Atrocious
an old photo of a woman holding a baby in her arms while standing on a porch
The Seven Clans of the Cherokee
There are 7 clans of the Cherokee Indian. It is important to know this because they are not allowed to marry inside their clan. The women are the head of household in the Cherokee so membership is attained through the mother. The members within a...
the man is posing with his hand on his shoulder
Wes Studi: An Exclusive Interview with Cherokee Actor
Wesley "Wes" Studi (born December 17, 1947) is an American actor of Cherokee ancestry, who has earned notability for his portrayal of Native Americans in film. A Vietnam veteran, musician, author, and activist, Wes is also a stone carver and creates amazing art. He taught classes in the Cherokee language and syllabary (writing system), and helped found a Cherokee-language newspaper.
the text is written in two different languages, and it appears to be very old
Indian Symbols
Indian Symbols - Creek, Cherokee, and Tinneh Writing
an image of some type of symbols in different languages and numbers on the same page
Core Description of the Marmaton and Cherokee Groups
Cherokee Indian Symbols | Figure 1. Legend of symbols used in core description.
a map of the united states with major cities and their territorial boundariess in color
List of Native Nations
American Indians and First Nations territory map (with several Nations missing, but over all still a good reference tool)
an old black and white photo of a young man
Grover Starr, Cherokee Possible relative of mine. Caleb Starr Hughes gggrandfather.