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This page houses interesting Choctaw related materials  such as excerpts from the Nanih Waiya magazine, and Choctaw Indian Fair programs.  Items were collected from public and private collections.

Arch Mingo

Click on the image above to learn more about Choctaw elder Arch Mingo and his thoughts on the Choctaw Indian Fair. This article was pulled from the 48th annual Choctaw Indian Fair program.

Choctaw Social Dancing

This is an interview conducted by Nanih Waiya magazine staff of Tony Bell and Amy Jackson. The subject of the interview is about Choctaw social dancing. This article was pulled from the Fall 1973 Nanih Waiya magazine.

Katherine Isaac McMillan

Get an insight to growing up and going to school during the Great Depression era through the eyes of Choctaw elder Katherine McMillan. Article is from the 53rd annual Choctaw Indian Fair program.

Choctaw Wedding

Click on the image above to learn more about one method of performing a Choctaw Wedding ceremony. This article is from the Fall-Winter 1974-1975 Nanih Waiya magazine.

Choctaw Dances

Learn more about the different categories of Choctaw dances and why they are performed from this 1976 article pulled from the Nanih Waiya magazine.