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Cherokee Delegate: An Unalterable Promise


Date & Time

September 02, 2023 –
June 22, 2024
Days of the Week :
Tuesday – Saturday
10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Recommended Audience

Culture & History Lovers :
Culture & History Lovers
Cherokee Citizens :
Cherokee Citizens

Event Organizer

Cherokee Nation Cultural Tourism

Know the history behind the Cherokee Nation’s pivotal call to Congress to seat its Delegate in the U.S. House of Representatives. The exhibit “Cherokee Delegate: An Unalterable Promise” looks at a story hundreds of years in the making. Visitors will learn about the treaties between the Cherokee Nation and the United States of America including the 1835 Treaty of New Echota at the foundation of this right. The exhibit also discusses how this role is unlike past Cherokee diplomatic representatives, and it looks at the appointment of Cherokee Nation Delegate to Congress Kim Teehee.

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