DocArchive (1992): Trail of Tears - The Choctaw March

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DocArchive (1992): Trail of Tears - The Choctaw March
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Forcibly driven from their homelands in Mississippi, the Choctaw Indians trekked 500 miles on a journey that was to be known as the Trail of Tears. We retrace their footsteps and look at the hardships the people endured en route, as many suffered from exposure, disease, and starvation, and great numbers died before reaching their destination.

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