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Cherokee Nation

Cherokee Nation is postponing its annual Sequoyah Day celebration due to weather concerns. The family-friendly day of activities was scheduled for May 18 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Sequoyah's Cabin Museum in Sallisaw.

A new date has not been set at this time.

The museum is located at Highway 101, 7 miles east of Highway 59 in Sallisaw. 

For more information about Sequoyah’s Cabin Museum, please visit

About Cherokee Nation

The Cherokee Nation is the federally recognized government of the Cherokee people and has inherent sovereign status recognized by treaty and law. The seat of tribal government is the W.W. Keeler Complex near Tahlequah, Oklahoma, the capital of the Cherokee Nation. With more than 370,000 citizens, 11,000 employees and a variety of tribal enterprises ranging from aerospace and defense contracts to entertainment venues, Cherokee Nation is one of the largest employers in northeastern Oklahoma and the largest tribal nation in the United States.

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