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Book/Printed Material The Constitution and laws of the Cherokee Nation: passed at Tahlequah, Cherokee Nation, 1839-51

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Title

  • The Constitution and laws of the Cherokee Nation: passed at Tahlequah, Cherokee Nation, 1839-51

Names

  • Cherokee Nation, Oklahoma

Created / Published

  • Tahlequah, Cherokee Nation, 1852.

Headings

  • -  Law--Cherokee Nation, Oklahoma
  • -  Constitutions--Cherokee Nation, Oklahoma
  • -  Cherokee Indians--Legal status, laws, etc
  • -  Cherokee law

Notes

  • -  Includes text of the Constitution of 1839 (p. 5-15).
  • -  With (preceded by): Laws of the Cherokee Nation, adopted by the Council at various periods. Tahlequah, C. N., 1852
  • -  Hargrett, L. Constitutions and laws of the American Indians, 18

Medium

  • 248 p. 18 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • KIG2006 .C44 1852
  • KIG2006 .C44 1852b Copy 2. Individual copy.

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 28014182

Online Format

  • online text
  • pdf
  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Cherokee Nation, Oklahoma. The Constitution and laws of the Cherokee Nation: passed at Tahlequah, Cherokee Nation, -51. Tahlequah, Cherokee Nation, 1852. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/28014182/.

APA citation style:

Cherokee Nation, O. (1852) The Constitution and laws of the Cherokee Nation: passed at Tahlequah, Cherokee Nation, -51. Tahlequah, Cherokee Nation. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/28014182/.

MLA citation style:

Cherokee Nation, Oklahoma. The Constitution and laws of the Cherokee Nation: passed at Tahlequah, Cherokee Nation, -51. Tahlequah, Cherokee Nation, 1852. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/28014182/>.