Chickasaw Blademaster Daniel Worcester

Lona Barrick

Lona Barrick, executive officer of Cultural Tourism, describes how the Chickasaw blademaster Daniel Worcester creates beautiful, hand-crafted knives. She says that even though his knives are weapons, they are also one-of-a-kind pieces of art.

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