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The Cherokee were highly skilled bead artists. In fact, Sam Houston gave Andrew Jackson a bandolier bag with the embroidered dedication “To Gnl Jackson From Sam Houston.” (Power 2007, 99). The bandolier bag was used by men to hold clothing or hunting supplies. The Eastern Cherokee used seed beads for decorating before the Removal era. When they were removed to the Indian Territory, they interacted with...
Students will create a quilt using historical events, people, animals, and places from Texas.
Tour the Steamboat House, exhibit house, Woodland Home, Lake Oolooteka, blacksmith shop, kitchen and law office.
Shows flags and describes the time periods when Texas was under each ruling flag
Photographs of Sam Houston and his family
Portrait of Vice President John Nance Garner, 1937.