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Creek [Muskogee]locked

  • Charlotte Heth

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Native American group of the Muskogean confederacy. They lived in towns along major river courses in Alabama and Georgia (hence the name “Creek”) from as early as 1000 to the 1830s. In the 2010s most were living in Oklahoma, with other groups in Florida, Georgia, and Alabama. Knowledge of the history of Creek music incorporates accounts given in the 18th century by soldiers, travelers, and traders and later by missionaries, ethnographers, and informants....

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