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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cherokee

The Cherokee are an indigenous people of the Southeastern Woodlands. Prior to the 18th ... The Cherokee were one of the first, if not the first, major non-European ethnic group to .... It was formerly adjacent to and is now part of Qualla Boundary (the reserve of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians) in North Carolina.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cherokee_history

Cherokee history draws upon the oral traditions and written history of the Cherokee people, who are currently enrolled in the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, Cherokee Nation, and United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians, living predominantly in North Carolina and Oklahoma. .... The first known Cherokee contact with Europeans was in late May 1540, ...

www.learnnc.org/lp/editions/nchist-newnation/4548

Cherokee culture thrived for thousands of years in the southeastern United States before European contact. When the Europeans settlers arrived, the Indians ...

visitcherokeenc.com/cherokee-jewelry

Native jewelry artists began to learn silver smithing and started to use beads from Europe to create jewelry, clothes, shoes, and accessories like handbags and ...

www.ncpedia.org/cherokee/origins

Part i:Overview; Part ii: Cherokee origins and first European contact; Part iii: Disease, ... Greenfield Lake, Wilmington, NC 1950The Cherokee, members of the  ...

www.cherokeesmokies.com

Cherokee NC Chamber of Commerce official site. ... history, from the Cherokee ' early people' to the European Settlers to the creation of the National Park.

www.accessgenealogy.com/native/cherokee-dna.htm

Aug 29, 2016 ... Are you thinking about a Cherokee DNA test to "prove" your Cherokee ancestry? ... So-called “full-blooded” Cherokees had high levels of European ... This is especially relevant to the North Carolina Cherokee Reservation.

www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/history/2015/10/cherokee_blood_why_do_so_many_americans_believe_they_have_cherokee_ancestry.html

Oct 1, 2015 ... Dennis Wolfe, a Cherokee indian in Cherokee, North Carolina, 1980. ... When Europeans first encountered the Cherokees in the mid–16th ...

blueridgeheritage.com/heritage/agriculture/cherokee-agriculture

After the arrival of Europeans, the Cherokee began growing peaches and watermelons acquired through trade. Cherokees began keeping and breeding horses ...