Chief Pushmataha

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Chief Pushmataha led a Mississippi Choctaw hunting expedition to the area in January of 1807 and attacked armed men under the leadership of French trader Joseph Bogy. Pushmataha County, in southeastern Oklahoma, is named for this great Choctaw leader.


On US-69, 1/4 mile north of Arkansas River bridge


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* Information and directions from the Oklahoma Historical Society

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