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Tahlonteeskee - Oklahoma
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
Assisted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Max and 99
N 35° 30.800 W 095° 04.929
15S E 311180 N 3931965
Quick Description: This monument tells the history of the Cherokee Nation in Oklahoma.
Location: Oklahoma, United States
Date Posted: 9/29/2011 9:18:28 PM
Waymark Code: WMCPJH
Views: 20
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 Tahlonteeskee - Oklahoma - posted by Max and 99

Long Description:
The plaque says, "Western Cherokee Capital 1829-39 and courtground for Cherokee Nation. Named for the cheif who secured the establishement of dwight in Arkansas Teritory. His brother, Jon Jolly, served at this capital as cheif and Sam Houston often visited here. It was cheif Jolly who had given Houston the famous name as the "The Raven" -- Colonah -- An old Cherokee war title."
Routes: Water Route

Additional Coordinates: Not Listed

Address if available: Not listed

Additional Information: Not listed

Marker Website: Not listed

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