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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 Oklahoma Historical Marker is off route 10/64 near Gore, OK.
Location: Oklahoma, United States
Date Posted: 9/29/2011 4:15:35 PM
Waymark Code: WMCPHK
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions
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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 Natation. 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."
County: Sequoyah

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