“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

Pontotoc County Oklahoma Historical Markers

Chickasaw / Choctaw Stickball Game Marker image, Touch for more information
By Michael Manning, March 27, 2013
Chickasaw / Choctaw Stickball Game Marker
Oklahoma (Pontotoc County), Allen — Chickasaw/Choctaw Stickball Game(Kapochcha Akaaballi)
The 1856 boundary between the Chickasaw and Choctaw Nations was east of this site. Each spring and fall the Indians from both Nations met here to race horses and play games. This site was perfect because of the good spring water that fed the area. . . . — Map (db m64183) HM
Oklahoma (Pontotoc County), Allen — Osage Village
Occupied 1834 by Chief Black Dog's Osage band on buffalo hunt. Gen. Henry Leavenworth and the First Dragoons, including officers Henry Dodge, S.W. Kearney, R.B. Mason, Jefferson Davis, Nathan Boone, and noted artist, George Catlin, camped here June . . . — Map (db m64130) HM

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