History & Culture

The Life and Times of the Chickasaw People

Our ancestors and the events that have shaped our past tell us who we are and where we are going. The challenges and triumphs of our shared history continue to forge who we are today as our proud Chickasaw culture continues to flourish. Begin your journey here.

Explore Reasserting Sovereignty

Richard Nixon pushes for new legislation to recognize tribal nations as self-governing bodies, prompting the Chickasaw Nation's true journey to renaissance.