Cherokee Sentence Examples
In the troubles between Georgia and the Cherokee Indians, however, he took a different stand.
In March 1 775 Richard Henderson and some North Carolina land speculators met about 1200 Cherokee Indians in council on the Watauga river and concluded a treaty with them for the purchase of all the territory south of the Ohio river and between the Kentucky and Cumberland rivers.
He led the unsuccessful opposition to the Indian policy of General Jackson (the removal of the Cherokee and other Indians, without their consent, from lands guaranteed to them by treaty).
The Georgia legislature, however, contended that the United States had not acted in good faith, declared that all land within the boundaries of the state belonged to Georgia, and in 1828 extended the jurisdiction of Georgia law to the Cherokee lands.
Shortly after his first election Georgia passed an act extending over the Cherokee country the civil laws of the state.Advertisement
The "five tribes" were the Cherokee, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Creek and Seminole Indians.
Its site was originally within the territory of the Cherokee, and on the other side of the Oostanaula river there is said to have been at one time an Indian village, which, like several other Creek villages, was called Chiaha (or Chehaw).
The lawman climbed into his Cherokee.
Talc also is widely distributed in the state; the most extensive beds are in the south-western counties, Swain and Cherokee.
In 1907 more than 95% of the coal came from Crawford, Cherokee, Leavenworth and Osage counties, and about 91'5% from the first two.Advertisement
In the meantime negotiations were begun for acquiring a clear title to the unoccupied portion of the Cherokee Strip, for individual allotments to the members of the several small tribes who had received tribal allotments since 1866, and for the purchase of what remained after such individual allotments had been made.
Many of the pioneers of Nashville were slain by the Creek and Cherokee Indians, and at times the settlement was saved from destruction only by the heroism of Robertson, but in 1794 the savages were dealt a crushing blow at Nickojack on the lower Tennessee and much more peaceful relations were established.
The fort was captured, however, by the Cherokee Indians in 1760, and both the garrison and the neighbouring settlers were massacred.
The Cherokee have the largest tribal affiliation in the US, but most are of mixed ancestry and do not speak the language.
Instead my parents bought me an old BMW, but I am now driving a jeep Cherokee.Advertisement
Then the pup leaped up and grabbed a mouthful of Cherokee's belly fur and hung on.
Of part Cherokee descent, she has studied with many native shamans around the globe.
A 10-gun brig sloop of the Cherokee class she was two years old and the first command of her captain, Cdr.
We have moved it from the Passat to my Grand Cherokee to my mom's Infiniti - all with ease.
After graduating from Cherokee High School, Holloway attended the University of Georgia.Advertisement
She is of English, Irish and Cherokee Indian descent.
By the time she turned eight, she was cast in a made-for-TV movie called The Cherokee Trail.
At Pulse Uniform, you can get a pair by Cherokee that comes in sizes up to 5XL and has four cargo pockets, perfect for carrying the many small items a medical professional needs to have at hand.
Cherokee Purple - An usual purple colored tomato which is attributed to the Cherokee tribe since the 1800s.
Make your selections from top of the line brands like Cherokee, Mossimo, Pure Energy and Merona.Advertisement
It comes from an old Cherokee legend, about a brave Indian who was standing on the mountain as a lookout.
There are records regarding the Cherokee Removal, also known as the "Trail of Tears."
Others may believe they are aligned with a certain tribe, for example the Cherokee, when they are actually Sioux or some other tribe.
Below this tattoo is a Cherokee Indian Chief in full ceremonial headdress.
The town of Holly Springs, Georgia is in Cherokee county and is located only a short distance off of I-575.
Nirvana Yoga Atlanta is located at 464 Cherokee Avenue, Suite 201, and the phone number is (404) 420-0999.
For example a Grand Cherokee Limited is not the same as a Grand Cherokee Laredo.
Affected vehicles included the Jeep Commander and the Jeep Grand Cherokee.
The Jeep Commander and Jeep Grand Cherokee were included in this recall.
The recall event affected several Jeep models, including the Commander, the Grand Cherokee, and the Liberty.
A recall in November of 2009 involved the passenger side airbag on the Jeep Cherokee.
Inspired by the once-popular Jeep Cherokee, the Liberty is a compact sport utility vehicle targeted at young families and those who need off-road driving capabilities.
There are a number of models to choose from, including the Wrangler, Compass, Patriot, Liberty, Comanche and Grand Cherokee.
The Jeep Comanche was a pick-up truck based on the popular Jeep Cherokee sport utility vehicle.
Uniform Advantage has the Cherokee Snoopy Scrub Top.
The Magic Potion Contrast V Neck Scrub Top by Cherokee is done in orange and is perfect for Halloween.
Popular brands include Iguana Medical, Fashion Seal Scrubs and Cherokee Uniforms.
Part of the Cherokee Workwear line of clothing, the men's white zip front jacket shirt features a lapel collar, two lower patch pockets and a chest pocket.
While the Allheart website does have several brands to choose from like Baby Phat, Cherokee, Dickies, White Swan, and more, there are two lines of actual Allheart scrubs-Allheart and Riverwashed by Allheart.
They offer many of the most popular brands, such as Red Kap and Cherokee, and even have the Grey's Anatomy line of professional wear.
The higher institutions of learning established by the state are the Oklahoma Agricultural and Mechanical College, a land grant college with an agricultural experiment station at Stillwater; the Oklahoma School of Mines at Wilburton; the Colored Agricultural and Normal University at Langston; the Central Normal School at Edmond; the North-western Normal School at Alva; the South-western Normal School at Weatherford, Custer county; the South-eastern Normal School at Durant, Bryan county; the East Central Normal School at Ada; the Northeastern Normal School at Tahlequah, Cherokee county; and the University of Oklahoma at Norman.
There still remained unassigned the greater part of the Cherokee Strip besides a tract embracing 1,887,800 acres of choice land in the centre of the Territory, and the agitation for the opening of this to settlement by white people increased until in 1889 a complete title to the central tract was purchased from the Creeks and Seminoles.
The city is the seat of Shorter College (for women), which was established in 1873 as the Cherokee Female College, and received its present name in 1877, when it was rebuilt and endowed by Colonel Alfred Shorter; and of the Berry Industrial School (1902), for mountain boys.
The city is situated on the old boundary line between Indian Territory and Oklahoma Territory, where the boundaries of the Cherokee, Creek and Osage nations intersected.