The Choctaw Nation Donate $170 for the Irish Famine 1847

#OnThisDay 1847 Leaders of the Choctaw Nation gathered in Oklahoma & collected $170 for “the relief of the starving poor in Ireland”. This gift was to help Irish people during the Famine, from a people who had also suffered expulsion, death & misery.

Thank You.

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