Category: Native Americans

Wichita Grass Houses

In 1849, United States Army Lt. Randolph Marcy was charged with exploring and documenting then unmapped parts of Texas and what would become Oklahoma. In his travels, Marcy came upon a Wichita tribal village near the big spring in what is now Rush Springs. Less than 15 miles from Alex, this village was comprised of around 100 of what were… Read more →