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The Cherokee people are described by William Bartram in his 1776 writings as having dark-black, course hair and a reddish-brown or copper-colored complexion. They also have an aquiline shape to their noses and a noble, h... More »

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Aside from being an accomplished silversmith for his people, Sequoyah's most notable contribution to the Cherokee was the development of a writing system in the early 19th century. The Cherokee syllabary, which was creat... More »

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Edmunds.com calls the Jeep Grand Cherokee one of the best midsize SUVs of 2014. Overall, consumers have given the Grand Cherokee high ratings and positive reviews, but many people complain of electrical issues. More »

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