Cherokee Elder Daggie Ketcher Walker
ICTMN Staff
5/25/15
Cherokee Elder Daggie Ketcher Walker was born in what she called a “hut house” at Rocky Mountain. She says they had marbles to play with growing up...
Cherokee Elder Betty Sixkiller
ICTMN Staff
5/17/15
Cherokee Elder Betty Sixkiller talks about growing up in Leach, Oklahoma. Her mother died when she was a baby, so she was raised by her grandparents...
Cherokee Elder Sue Wildcat
ICTMN Staff
3/21/15
Cherokee Elder Sue Wildcat talks about hitching rides because most people couldn’t afford a car, and playing in the creek...
Cherokee Elder Ed Wilson
ICTMN Staff
3/14/15
Born on December 22, 1931, Cherokee Elder Ed Wilson has, as he says “been around the block a few times.” In this interview with the Cherokee Nation he talks about swimming holes in...
Cherokee Elder Charles Carey
ICTMN Staff
1/11/15
Cherokee Elder Charles Carey, known by his friends as “Bud” shares stories from his childhood with us...
Cherokee Nation Elder Care Christmas
ICTMN Staff
1/8/15
From Santa Claus’s acoustic version of “White Christmas” to group renditions of “Jingle Bells” and “Santa Claus is Coming to Town” to a lively interactive version of “Grandma Got R...
Cherokee Elder Steve Downing Christmas
ICTMN Staff
12/25/14
Cherokee Elders Steve Downing Jr. and Rufus King share some stories of what Christmas was like when they were growing up...
Cherokee Elder Wanda Girty
ICTMN Staff
12/20/14
Ever wonder what Christmas was like back then? Sit down for a minute and listen to some stories from Cherokee Elder Wanda Girty...
Cherokee Elder Steve Downing Jr.
ICTMN Staff
12/7/14
Cherokee Elder Steve Downing Jr. was born in 1925—he lived through prohibition and spent his days playing in the creek...
Cherokee Elder Rufus King
ICTMN Staff
11/29/14
Times “back then” were different. There weren’t iPhones and computers. Kids typically wore patched up pants and made many of the toys they played with...

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