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.


Cyrus Harris

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Cyrus Harris emerged as a leader amidst the move to Indian Territory and became the first Governor of the Chickasaw Nation.