Looking at old photos differently

By Gina Olaya
on November 4, 2014

Have you ever looked at an old photo of a person you don’t know and asked yourself, “I wonder who this person was?” I’ve done this at least a dozen times while preparing photographs for display within the Cherokee Nation Veterans Service Center in Tahlequah, Oklahoma.

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A final resting place

By Krystan Moser
on May 8, 2014

In the heart of Little Rock, Arkansas, is the Mount Holly Cemetery: the final resting place of former governors, Supreme Court justices, military heroes and many other historical figures. Included among these is Elizabeth “Quatie” Brown Henley Ross, the first wife of Cherokee Nation Principal Chief John Ross.

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Cherokee Nation Businesses invests in future by educating youth on careers with tribal businesses

By Whitney Pancoast
on March 12, 2013

Cherokee Nation Businesses recently welcomed 24 Sequoyah High School students to the workplace in an effort to raise awareness about career paths available within the tribe.

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Humane Society Is Ace of Spades

By Talia E. Myres
on February 12, 2014

Last year, Cherokee Nation Businesses announced it was investing $100 million to renovate and expand Cherokee Nation health care facilities. CNB did this because the health and wellbeing of Cherokee citizens is one of Cherokee Nation’s top priorities. Healthy citizens lead longer, happier, more productive lives.

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Learning more about the Trail of Tears

By Krystan Moser
on February 10, 2014

My name is Krystan Moser, and I am the cultural art coordinator for Cherokee Nation Businesses. A big part of my job at CNB is doing research for upcoming cultural art projects to make sure our history is told correctly.

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