Sequoyah's Home

Sequoyah's Cabin was the home during 1829-1844 of Sequoyah, or George Gist, who created a written language for the Cherokee nation. It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1965.
State Highway 101, 7 miles east of U.S. Highway 59 in Sallisaw, Oklahoma.
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Sequoyah's Cabin *** (added 1966 - Building - #66000634)
OK 101, in Sequoyah's Cabin State Park, Akins
  • Historic Significance: Person
  • Historic Person: Sequoyah (Gist,George)
  • Significant Year: 1829
  • Area of Significance: Native American, Education
  • Period of Significance: 1825-1849
  • Owner: State
  • Historic Function: Domestic
  • Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
  • Current Function: Recreation And Culture
  • Current Sub-function: Museum
* GPS Coordinates from other source.