Chickasaw Heritage Series

Great Moments in Chickasaw History

Experience the outstanding lives and events that marked the history of the Chickasaw Nation with this long-form documentary series. From colonial encounters to life in the state of Oklahoma, here you will see the proudest and most challenging times that the Chickasaws lived through. Created by Chickasaw Nation Productions, these films present authentic documents of the inner life of a people.

24m

First Encounter

S2 • E2
Witness the Chickasaws' first contact with European explorers, in the person of conquistador Hernando de Soto.