Naming the Holisso Center

Experience Chickasaw History and Culture

The libraries and archives building serves as the repository for the Chickasaw Nation’s fast-growing collection of historical items relating to the history and culture of the Chickasaw people and native Southeastern tribes. In Chickasaw, Holisso translates to “paper,” “book” or “page.”

This video tour of the Chickasaw Cultural Center identifies the numerous Chickasaw-language place names on campus.