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    126 Years Later: A Look at Chickasaw Gov. Harris’ Final Resting Place

    A serene rural cemetery in Murray County, Oklahoma, is the final resting place of five-term Chickasaw Governor Cyrus Harris, a determined advocate for the Chickasaw Nation before and after removal from the homelands.
    One hundred and twenty-six years ago this month, January 6, 1888, Gov. Harris died at his home on a cold winter day. But the story of this remarkable man did not end with his death.



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