Some articles on cherokee, nations, nation, east:
... 1811 The "Cherokee Ghost Dance" movement,a somborie led by former warrior Tsali and influenced by Tecumseh and his brother Tenskwatawa, began. 1813–1814 The Cherokee joined the Creek War as part of Andrew Jackson's army at the request of the Lower Muscogee, who had been threatened by the Red Sticks ... March 22, 1816 The Cherokee signed another Treaty of Washington, ceding their remaining territory in South Carolina ...
... Establishes peace between New France and the 39 First Nations of North America ... Treaty of Friendship and Alliance Between the Miskito nation and Kingdom of Great Britain. 1757 Treaty of Alinagar Between the British East India Company and the Nawab of Bengal ...
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“At length, having come up fifty rods off, he uttered one of those prolonged howls, as if calling on the god of loons to aid him, and immediately there came a wind from the east and rippled the surface, and filled the whole air with misty rain, and I was impressed as if it were the prayer of the loon answered, and his god was angry with me; and so I left him disappearing far away on the tumultuous surface.”
—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)
“A Cherokee is too smart to put anything in the contribution box of a race thats robbed him of his birthright.”
—Howard Estabrook (18841978)
“There is a city myth that country life was isolated and lonely; the truth is that farmers and their families then had a richer social life than they have now. They enjoyed a society organic, satisfying and whole, not mixed and thinned with the life of town, city and nation as it now is.”
—Rose Wilder Lane (18861965)