Sequoyah Additional Resources

Additional Resources

Teacher Guide

Sequoyah Teacher Guide


Cushman, Ellen. The Cherokee Syllabary: Writing the People’s Perseverance. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2011.

Foreman, Grant. Sequoyah. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1938.

Foster, George. Se-Quo-Yah, The American Cadmus and Modern Moses. Philadelphia: Office of Indian Rights Association, 1885.

Perdue, Theda, and Michael D. Green. The Cherokee Nation and the Trail of Tears. New York: Viking, 2007.

Shumate, Jane. Sequoyah: Inventor of the Cherokee Alphabet. New York: Chelsea House Publishers, 1994.

Waxman, Laura Hamilton. Sequoyah. Minneapolis: Lerner Publications, 2004.


Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History & Culture

New Georgia Encyclopedia

Cherokee Nation

The Sequoyah Birthplace Museum