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Gene Tagaban is a many faceted individual of Tlingit, Cherokee and Filipino. He is a trainer, consultant, dancer, teacher, storyteller, actor, plays the flute and drums.


Toddler at a pow-wow

Cherokee Indian

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Portrait of Marcia Pascal, a young Cherokee woman, USA, 1880. Source: Glass Negatives of Indians (Collected by the Bureau of American Ethnology)

Norma Smallwood - Born Norma Des Cygne Smallwood, she was a full blood Cherokee Indian from Tulsa, Oklahoma. While as a student at Oklahoma State University, she entered the Miss America Pageant in 1926 and was crowned the first Native American to win the title. During the year of her reign, she had an acute business sense demanding a fee for appearances. She reportedly made over 100K more than either Babe Ruth or the President of the United States. She was later married to George H. Bru...

Cherokee Indians Reservation image by lucavalcanti - Photobucket...The Eternal Flame

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Elizabeth "Betsy" Brown Stephens. Cherokee Indian who walked the Trail of Tears. 1903.

The Trail of Tears was the forced relocation and movement of Native American nations from southeastern parts of the present-day United States. It has been described as an act of genocide. The phrase originated from a description of the removal of the Choctaw Nation in 1831. Many Native Americans suffered from exposure, disease, and starvation while on route to their destinations, and many died, including 4,000 of the 15,000 relocated Cherokee."

Cherokee Native American girl.

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Indians of North America; National parks & reserves; Scenic overlooks; Clothing & dress Place: Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Tenn.) Description: Two Cherokee Indians in traditional costume posed on rock outcropping overlooking valley. Date: 5/30/1939 Collection: Dept. of Conservation Photograph Collection

Festival of Nations at Cherokee Indian Reservation NC

Pow Wow, Cherokee


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