Part II: More information about the Cherokee Nation Official Tear Dress Information compiled & written by Wendell Cochran, Cherokee Master Craftsman and National Living Treasure in the Field of Traditional Clothing. An Interview with Marion Hagerstrand, daughter... Sources include people, magazines, papers, newsletters, etc.
The information found in this list may not be completely
accurate or could simply be out of date but it is
hoped that most is correct & at least helpful! by Sondra Ball When Deganawidah was leaving the Indians in the Bay of Quinte in Ontario, he told the Indian people they would face a time of great suffering. They would distrust their leaders and the principles of peace of the League, and a great white serpent was to come upon the... Selected extracts from Prison Writngs:
"Published by St. Martian's Press in Spring '99"
By Leonard Peltier, Edited by Harvey Arden Letter to the Editor, 7/27/95: I attended a beautiful Indian spiritual ceremony performed by Asa Primeaux and held in my honor at the Sacred Serpent Mound in Adam County, Ohio, July 17, 1995. The inspiring gathering was attended by both Indians and non-indians. It was... Asquali, Ngungu’lawu Tutsqwa I’qatsi, Friends of the Hopi Traditional Peoples and Touch the Earth Foundation Thank you for being our friends! We have been very busy with the responsibilities that we have been entrusted with. However, I wish to take this... American Indian Organizations Minnesota CHEROKEE NATION P.O. Box 948 Tahlequah, OK 74465-0918 (918) 456-0671 Feb, 3, 1998 Ralph F. Keen Judicial Appeals Tribunal 602 Magnolia Drive Tahlequah, OK 74464 Dwight W. Birdwell Judicial Appeals Tribunal 217 North Harvey, Suite 200 Oklahoma City, OK 73102 Philip H.... English to Cherokee ~ Words and Phrases Beginning with “I” Ice – Unesdala Ice Cream – Agadatlvda unesdala Idea – Adanvtedi Ideal – Ulilohi Idealize – Galvquododiyi Ideals – Tsulilohi Ideas – Adanvtesgv Idiot... This one is sure to bring not
only a smile but a good laugh!! Text of decision on jurisdiction in malt liquor case. The following is by and from, Bob Gough, Stu Kaler and Jonny BearCub Stiffarm, Attorneys for the Estate of Tasunke Witko. Email: Rpwgough@aol.com There have been numerous requests for the posting of the Rosebud... WHY IS THE “CRAZY HORSE MALT LIQUOR” CASE IMPORTANT FOR INDIAN TRIBES AROUND THE COUNTRY? On November 17, 1997, in the federal courthouse in St. Paul, Minnesota, attorneys for the Rosebud Sioux Tribal Court, the Estate of Tasunke Witko [Crazy Horse] and... BIG MOUNTAIN, AZ – Today (8-17-01) at approximately 5:00 a.m., the Office of Hopi Lands, Hopi Range Management, Resource Enforcement Services, Hopi Tribal Police, Navajo County Sheriff, and BIA impoundment trailers entered Camp Ana Mae, a sacred religious area... Mounds, Pyramids, Related National and State Parks Regional Information & Sites | Alabama | Alaska | Arizona | Arkansas | California | Florida | Georgia | Illinois | Indiana | Iowa | Kentucky | Minnesota | Mississippi | Montana | New Hampshire | New Mexico | North... “One Former Captive Knows” By Tim Korte, Sanostee, New Mexico By the close of World War II, Army Sgt. Joe Kieyoomia shared something with the secret words employed by the Navajo Code Talkers: both were like granite against Japanese efforts to break them....Reinstatement of Legitimate Marshals JAT Order: Filed July 7, 1998 Filed July 7, 1998 at 4:45 PM in the Judicial Appeals Tribunal Case No. JAT 97 42 B AND Case No. JAT 97 43 B CONSOLIDATED WILLIAM PATRICK RAGSDALE, SHARON WRIGHT, GREG CHUCKLUCK, BRIAN BLAIR, MIKE... English to Cherokee ~ Words and Phrases Beginning with “M” Ma – Etsi Machine – Gotlvnvdodi Machinery – Gotlvnidasdi Machines – Digvtanidasdi Machinist – Gotlvnvsgi Mad – Uhnalvhi Madam – Ageyv Made –... The Official Women’s Dress Of The Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma (BCA) Bureau of
Caucasian Affairs, Author Unknown (1978) Supporting Camp Justice’s Stand Signed On October 19, 1999 NOV-04-99 THU 12:55 PM OST PRESIDENTS OFFICE FAX NO 33 P.03 wkd. RESOLUTION NO.WB-99-03 RESOLUTION OF THE WOUNDED KNEE DISTRICT COUNCIL OF THE OGLALA SIOUX TRIBE (An Unincorporated Tribe) RESOLUTION OF... Ya’a’tee, Something a little different this time round. I’m off on my vacation, and I thought I’d try to take you along with me. I spend every day walking over the land, so, for my vacation I plan to……. walk across the land. With a... At three o’clock on the afternoon of August 17th I spoke with the office of Hopi Tribal Chairman, Eugene Kaye. It was confirmed that: 1. Bulldozers and Chainsaws have destroyed all buildings/Sundance arbor at Camp Anna Mae. The office also says that “No... English to Cherokee ~ Words and Phrases Beginning with “K” Keen – Ugisadv Keep – Asquanigododi Keeper – Ugasesdi Keeping – Usquanigodv Keeps – Usquanigodi Keg – Svdoni Kennel – Gili uniyvsdi Kept –... A message from Michael Campbell Written By Sondra Ball WASHINGTON, Aug 30 (IPS) – Cyanide and related waste metals — such as those which spilled into the Essequibo River in Guyana earlier this month — have major long-term environmental and health impacts on local people, fish and livestock, according to... Message from the Traditional Hopi Elders: Asquali, In the name of the Traditional Hopi Elders that have gone before -Thank you for hearing me. Dear friends and relations, After reading the report on the “Sun Dance” and the Hopi Tribal Council I feel again... Interference and Arbor after dismantling. By order of the Hopi Tribal Council. Photos by Morning Star Gali, Flagstaff, AZ. Photographs of arbor after Hopi destruction. Photos by Danielle...Received from, Mr. Charles W. Shipley Shipley, Jennings & Champlin 201 West Fifth Street Tulsa, Oklahoma Received & Provided by, Cherokee Press Association Wednesday, May 20, 1998 [For any further information contact: Charles W. Shipley, phone (918) 582-1720]...Final brief in the Chad Smith “fishing rights” case. It is now up to the court to make final judgment. IN THE COURT OF CRIMINAL APPEALS STATE OF OKLAHOMA STEVEN EUGENE HANES,) Appellant,) vs.) Case No. M- 97-1401 STATE OF OKLAHOMA,) Appellee.) REPLY BRIEF... English to Cherokee ~ Words and Phrases Beginning with “U” Udder – Hawinaditlv Ugly – Unegilvdi Ulcer – Gawosgv Ulterior – Didalenisgv Ultimo – Soi tsikalv Umbra – Adawadisdi Umbrella – Adawadvisdi Umpire –... **JANUARY January Annual Indian River Native American Festival Silver Sands Arena, 625 Tomoka Farms Road (C. R.#415) New Smyrna Beach, Florida 32168 Contact: 904-424-0860 (Vendors by invitation.) **FEBRUARY February Annual Native American Inter-Tribal “Arts... Ya’a’tee Once again, things have been real busy here, and I’ve had a hard time getting this out, so please excuse if some of the “news” is a little out of date. It was gratifying to hear of the demonstrations and public outreach on behalf... Ya’a’tee Judging by the amount of visitors we are getting here recently, its my guess that a lot of you are focussing on the Altar right now, so I wanted to get something out quickly, so please excuse me if this issue is a bit scattered. Communications... Ya’a’tee I have occasionally received criticisms that these writings of mine are too lengthy. Without wishing to go into a critique of “sound-bite” culture, or a discussion of the difference between being informed and being well informed, I... A May 10, 2001 letter circulated on the Internet from Caroline Tohannie, a Navajo residing on the HPL in the Tonalea area, to Marsha Monestersky requested her help in restoring the Tohannie’s only water source, a local windmill. Tohannie alleged that the Hopi... Big Mountain, AZ – Yesterday, Friday, August 17, 2001, at approximately 5:00 a.m. Mountain Standard Time, the Office of Hopi Lands, Hopi Range Management, Resource Enforcement Services, Hopi Tribal Police, Navajo County Sheriff, and U.S. Department of the... “Hopi Tribal staff stuffed the Tree of Life into a woodchipper and haul the other remains away in trailers” Camp Ana Mae, the well-known site of Sun Dances , home to Louise Benally and her children at the foot of Big Mountain, Arizona has been bulldozed by... ENOUGH! Statement by Leonard Benally in response to desecration of sacred Sundance Grounds site. To all the people Indigenous and non-indigenous people, On August 17th at 5:00 a.m. this was a disgrace, humiliating, and disregarded our right to pray which is supposed... Prophecy Message Delivered and Submitted 11/22/93 at the “Cry Of The Earth” General Assembly, United Nations, New York Submitted by Martin Gashweseoma Hopi Caretaker of the Sovereign Hopi Nation For The Great Spirit, Massau’u We come here from the... Popular Cherokee Recipes “To be used as mascots…” Editorial from the People’s Voice The following was written in answer to the Greeley Tribunes question; Should Eaton High School change its team mascot because of concerns expressed by American Indians? To all human...Poll Still Shows Cherokees Do Not Support Cherokee Chief Joe Byrd Survey and update provided by: Barry Landeros-Thomas Sunday, August 9, 1998 This is the most up-to-date information on the opinion survey as of, Sunday, August 9, 1998. For those of you that have... Cherokee Culture Notes Edited and Revised: August 27, 2000 Fact Sheet Author Unknown Edited by: Wendell Cochran, Tahlequah, OK Cherokee Method for Tanning Hides Mose Owl described this method. Step 1. Make a lye solution by putting one gallon of hickory ashes in a... Mother Earth provides Nisqually, Elder, with
plentiful berries. She in turn provides neighbors
with the best pies on the the whole reservation. “September, 1995 Summary of Legal Victory!” Administrative Law Court Hearing, Appeal of Peabody’s Kayenta mine permit renewal. Dineh Alliance vs. Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSM) & statutory party Peabody Western Coal... From the Southeastern foothills of Big Mountain – We wish to say our words to our Indigenous brothers and sisters and other concerned people. By now you have heard the news that we were recently under military siege (armed Hopi Rangers, armed Navajo police,... Over seven months after their arrest at Camp Anna Mae on the HPL, charges of trespass were dismissed against Joella Ashkie, Ruth Benally, Louise Benally, Elvira Horseherder and Pauline Whitesinger. The five Navajo women were arrested on July 11, 2001 and charged with... **LIBRARIES Oracle: ThinkQuest Library “Over 7,000 web sites created by students around the world who have participated in a ThinkQuest Competition.” ThinkQuest Library: Native Americans Institute of Museums and Library Services Native American Library... “Subsistence &Federal Recognition of Tribes” Guest column by Evon Peter, Gwich’in As Alaska Native peoples we are again at a critical point in time. The decisions we make and the actions we take will forever impact the spirit of our people and... As told by Leanne B. Cloudman. Written By Robert Sparks Walker I want to communicate with you on behalf of myself and the Sundancers who exercise their beliefs here in Big Mountain. I want to tell you what is happening to us in the millennium years. By now you must have heard about the desecration and destruction of the Sundance... The following is from a tribunal held against Vernon and Clyde Bellecourt. By the American Indian Movement. “I would like people to read Russell Means’s book “Where White Men Fear to Tread.” He explains Vernon’s behavior. Vernon and Clyde... Standard audit related fees for fiscal years: 1996, 1997 and 1998 amounted to $575,108. However additional services requested by Byrd adminstration in the amount of $1,440,327 pushed the amount to $2,015,435. The “additional services included: Technology...Subpoena To Produce Purchase Records Re: Surveilance/Wiretapping Equip. IN THE UNITED STATE DISTRICT COURT FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF OKLAHOMA Filed – Aug. 14, 1998 Phil Lombardi, Clerk – U.S. DISTRICT COURT MARVIN SUMMERFIELD and ROBIN MAYES,... English to Cherokee ~ Words and Phrases Beginning with “G” Gag – Gutlvdi aholi Gage – Atlilosdi Gain – Unequoisdi Gained – Unequotselv Gainful – Adotlvdisgi Gaining – Unequotsehv Gait – Nadvnehv aisv Gale –... English to Cherokee ~ Words and Phrases Beginning with “C” Cab – Yvwi unatsododi Cabbage – Tsuqwanvdena Cabin – Adanelv Cabinet – Disehisdi Cable – Talugisgi sdeyidv Cache – Gvsgalodi atalesv Cackle – Tsitaga... by Paula Underwood Spenser **AMERICAN INDIAN CASINOS/RESORTS **ALABAMA Poarch Creek Indian Bingo Palace Atmore, Alabama “Offering the highest stakes Indian Bingo in the South.” Owned/Operated by the Poarch Band of Creek Indians Located in Atmore, Alabama, take Highway 21 at... December 2nd-3rd 2017 10am – 7pm RedHawk Ranch 4110 C.R. 579 S. WIMAUMA FL, 33598 813-997-9639... 2017 Thundering Spirit Pow Wow - March 3 - 5, 2017. Renninger's Twin Markets - 20651 New Highway 441 Mount Dora, Florida 32757 The Hantavirus That Visited the Four Corners – “Sin Nombre virus” has not departed A CNN feature, originating in San Francisco, reports the death last month of a 55-year-old man after a Hantavirus infection. The man, otherwise healthy, died three...