- Tahlequah is a city in Cherokee County, Oklahoma, United States located at the foothills of the Ozark Mountains. It was founded as a capital of the 19th-century Cherokee Nation in 1838, as part of the new settlement in Indian Territory after the Cherokee were forced west from the American Southeast on the Trail of Tears.
- Tahlequah is an unincorporated community on the southern end of Vashon Island in Puget Sound, Washington state. It is best known for being the north end of the short Point Defiance-Tahlequah ferry route.
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Pigs in Heaven (2011)
by Barbara Kingsolver
Tahlequah is a town that might as well roll ...
Pacific Boating Almanac 2004 (2004)
Pacific Northwest : Covers Oregon and the Columbia River, Washington Coast, Puget Sound, San Juan Islands and British Columbia Up Through Vancouver is by Peter L. Griffes
TAHLEQUAH is a small residential community on the S shore of Vashon Island between Neill Point and Point Dalco. A ferry operates between Tahlequah and Tacoma. A marina with a 280' pier is just N of the ferry slip. Berths, gasoline ...
Encyclopedia of Oklahoma (1999)
by Nancy Capace
Tahlequah. CHEROKEE NATIONAL CAPITOL, 1869. Includes the brick, 2- story, hipped Italianate capi- tol and the simple brick 2- story Supreme Court Building (see also Cherokee Supreme Court Building, OK). Supreme court building ...
by Carole Marsh
Colony, Labor Day Weekend; Cherokee National Holiday & Powwow, Tahlequah, Labor Day Weekend; Ponca Powwow, August; Kaw Nation Powwow, July; Powwow of Champions, Tulsa, August; Sac & Fox Nation Annual Powwow, Stroud, ...
The Encyclopedia Americana (1903)
by Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines
When the tribe had gathered in Indian Territory it resumed its form of government and made Tahlequah the capital ; and in 1845 resumed publication of a national paper, the Cherokee Advocate — which, however, was suspended in 1854, the ...
Tahlequah. . 1904 C.D.W.H. H. Claytou.
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