Choctaw Cultural Legacy

Our History, Our Culture, Our Stories

Choctaw Cultural Legacy

Our History, Our Culture, Our Stories

The Mississippi Choctaws of today carry on the traditions left to them by their ancesters.  This site is dedicated to the preservation and prepetuity of the lifeways of the Mississippi Choctaws.  Our website features a series of videos highlighting cultural topics, a gallery of Mississippi Choctaw images, media resources, and project partner links. We invite you to explore our site and learn more about the cultural life ways of the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians.

Cultural Video Features

Click on the icon to be taken to our cultural video features page where you can view short videos on cultural related topics.

Meet Our Elders

Here you can find more information about the elders that have been interviewed, and also some stories from their childhood.

Image Gallery

The image gallery holds a collection of images pertaining to Choctaw history and culture. We invite you to browse through these photographs and to take a glimpse of the lifeways of the Choctaw people. 

Audio Resources

Listen to items ranging from Choctaw fables, life experiences, and a traditional customs as told by elders.

Documents

Click on the icon to view past publications, stories, and articles concerning Choctaw history and culture.

 

Links

Acknowledgement of people and organizations that have contributed to our website.  Many are great sources for finding items and information concerning Choctaws.  Be sure to visit their website to see what else they have to offer.

*Choctaw Cultural Legacy is a non-profit educational website of the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians for the purpose of providing an educational glimpse into the Choctaw culture.  Many of the items found on our website are used by permission from other organizations, and are for viewing only.  Usage of items is strictly prohibited, unless permission is explicitly given by the DCI-Special Projects / Media Program or the item’s source of origin.

CONTACT INFORMATION

SPECIAL PROJECTS/MEDIA PROGRAM
DEPARTMENT OF CHAHTA IMMI

EDDIE JOHNSON

Special Projects / Media Coordinator
Phone (601)663-7735 / EMAIL eddie.johnson@choctaw.org

SEQUITA PHILLIPS

Electronic Records Specialist
Phone (601)650-7416 / EMAIL sequita.phillips@choctaw.org

TY ISAAC

Cultural Education Specialist
Phone (601)650-1608 / EMAIL ty.isaac@choctaw.org

JENISA TUBBY

Media Prod./Office Assistant
Phone (601)650-7740 / EMAIL jenisa.tubby@choctaw.org

MISSISSIPPI BAND OF CHOCTAW INDIANS
P.O.BOX 6010
CHOCTAW, MS 39350

 

For more information about any of the images, videos, or other resources contact Special Projects / Media Program Department of Chahta Immi.