Cherokee Elders Nadine McLemore Mahaney
ICTMN Staff
10/31/15
In the Cherokee Nation’s Back Then Halloween video Cherokee Elders spin spooky Halloween tales, from headless ghosts at Witch Hollow to Halloween pranks and the little people...
Cherokee Elder Jim McGee
ICTMN Staff
9/13/15
Cherokee Elder Jim McGee grew up on his grandmother’s allotted land, a 160-acre farm. He did farm chores, played made-up games, and fought with his older brother...
Cherokee Elder Bruce Ross
ICTMN Staff
8/22/15
Cherokee Elder Bruce Ross talks about growing up on a 50-acre farm with animals, a cornfield and orchard...
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...

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