Chickasaw Leaders & Legacies

The Enduring Spirit of the Chickasaw People

Lisa Billy presents a series of historical and contemporary video biographies to bring the audience closer to the men and women who have left an indelible stamp on the Chickasaw Nation. These people have influenced the history of an enduring people with their vision, perseverance and determination, qualities that have defined the Chickasaw people throughout history.


Charles Carter

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Charles Carter was one of only 16 Native Americans elected to the United States Congress and he faithfully served the state of Oklahoma for 20 years.