Charles Blackwell (1942-2013). He served as Chickasaw Nation Ambassador to the United States. Photo East Central University.
The late Charles Blackwell will be inducted into the Chickasaw Nation Hall of Fame.
> Blackwell served as the tribe's ambassador to the U.S. for nearly 20 years. He resided in Washington, D.C., and worked to improve the federal-tribal relationship up until his death in January 2013.Blackwell will be inducted at a ceremony on May 1.This year's other Hall of Fame honorees are storyteller and fluent speaker Irene L. Digby; retired Army National Guard Master Sgt. Marvin Mitchell; physician James Wilburn Hampton; and educator Silas C. Wolf Jr. Get the Story:
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