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Shawnee
Literature

Tenskwatawa, The Prophet


WHEN I SLEEP

When I sleep
I dream of my people;
In battles long ago.

I see their pain,
Their anger,
Their sorrow.

"I CRY IN MY SLEEP"

The Spirit of our people
Who lived long ago,
Still lives.

"BUT ONLY IN OUR DREAMS"

By: H. M. Sisler, Jr., Shawnee


Stories/Documents

Green Corn Festival

Constitution of the United Tribe of Shawnee Indians


United Tribe of Shawnee Indians
P.O. Box 505
Shawnee Reserve 206
De Soto, Kansas 66018

913-583-3236

Jimmie D. Oyler, Principal Chief


Absentee-Shawnee Tribe of Indians of Oklahoma
Eastern Shawnee Tribe of Oklahoma

Address for Tribal Offices:

Kenneth Blanchard, Governor
Absentee-Shawnee Exec. Committee
2025 S. Gordon Cooper Drive
Shawnee, OK 74801-9381

405-275-4030


George J. Captain, Chief
Eastern Shawnee Tribe of Oklahoma
P.O. Box 350
Seneca, MO 64865

417-776-2435


Absentee-Shawnee Executive Committee
P.O. Box 1747
Shawnee, OK 74801

405-275-4030


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