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Chronicles of Oklahoma: The Life And Work Of Sequoyah (Oklahoma Historical Society)

Cherokee Nation: History of Sequoyayh

Eastern Band of Cherokee

Museum of the Cherokee Indian (Cherokee, NC)

Cherokee Nation

Sequoyah Birthplace Museum

Cherokee Heritage Center



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