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Wilma Pearl Mankiller (November 18, 1945 – April 6, 2010) was the first female chief of the Cherokee Nation.

Wilma Pearl Mankiller (November 18, 1945 – April 6, 2010) was the first female chief of the Cherokee Nation.
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Wilma Pearl Mankiller (November 18, 1945 – April 6, 2010) was the first female chief of the Cherokee Nation.

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StoryCorps in Oklahoma: An Historic "Occupation"

2/21/2016
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This week’s StoryCorps in Oklahoma features multimedia visual artist, poet, and actor, Richard Whitman. Whitman, a member of the Yuchi tribe of the Muscokee-Creek Nation, continues this month’s Native American Heritage series with a rather timely story pertaining to an “occupation” which began nearly 42 years ago, to the day on the island of Alcatraz.

Duration:00:03:00

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