Old Log Capitol Survives

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Story of the log structure that served as the first capitol of the Chickasaw nation in Tishomingo. In 1969 the Oklahoma Historical Society provided protection in the form of a covering building. Newspaper article with photo.

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2 p.

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Ruth, Kent 1972.

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Story of the log structure that served as the first capitol of the Chickasaw nation in Tishomingo. In 1969 the Oklahoma Historical Society provided protection in the form of a covering building. Newspaper article with photo.

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2 p.

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Packet Number: 1435

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  • Daily Oklahoman, 1972.

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Ruth, Kent. Old Log Capitol Survives, text, 1972; (https://gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc1626756/: accessed September 18, 2020), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, https://gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Ardmore Public Library.