This time we focus on the community of Vinita in the tribe’s District 11 or Craig.
Originally established in 1820 near Russellville, Arkansas, Dwight Mission was relocated in 1829 to Sequoyah County following the forced remov…
This time we focus on the community of Salina in the tribe’s District 9 or Delaware South.
The exhibit is slated to run through the end of the year as part of Cherokee Nation’s bicentennial celebration honoring Sequoyah’s literary ac…
This time we focus on the community of Stilwell in the tribe’s District 7 or Trail of Tears West.
This time we focus on the community of Marble City in the tribe’s District 6 or Sequoyah District.
Descendants of the freed Black people enslaved by Native American nations once owned much of the land under Tulsa.
A study of the main hub for Cherokee people in Tennessee reveals the conditions approximately 10,000 people faced awaiting removal.
In the Cherokee Phoenix’s video series, we focus on telling the stories of lesser known small towns or communities in the Cherokee Nation’s re…
Visitors to the Ballenger Room can find information that can be used to prove their Cherokee ancestry as well as seek their European roots.
After taking a year off because of the pandemic, the annual trek is implementing safety precautions for the 950-mile journey.
LOST CITY – In the Cherokee Phoenix’s new video series, “Small Communities, Big Stories,” we focus on telling the stories of lesser known smal…
The images document how the home and the grounds looked when Jennie Ross Cobb lived there more than a century ago.
The gun battle between Cherokee Nation citizens and a U.S. Marshal Service posse underscored jurisdictional issues between the tribe and feder…
The special exhibit is on display at the Cherokee National History Museum in Tahlequah.
The project is slated for completion in late summer.
The former historical society is dissolving and transferred assets, including the Cherokee Heritage Center to the Cherokee Nation.
The Cherokee National Research Center is slated to open later this summer.