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Duck Hill, Mississippi: Chief Duck Statue

Chief Duck was a Choctaw also known as "Doctor Duck" for his healing skills. His smallish folk-art statue, dressed in full Chief regalia, has zombie eyeballs and a tomahawk clutched tight against his chest.

US Hwy 51, Duck Hill, MS
Downtown. On the northbound side of US Hwy 51, next to the caboose.
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Chief Duck Statue.

Chief Duck Statue

I was disappointed because I thought it would be bigger. It's only about five feet tall. And it doesn't have "zombie eyes."

[Dj, 05/30/2018]

Chief Duck statue.

Chief Duck Statue

It's an ok attraction. but I wouldn't go far out of the way to see it.

[C Salvador, 02/01/2017]

Chief Duck.

Chief Duck Statue

The town is named after a Choctaw Chief named Duck, who was also a medicine man. Downtown, and it's a tiny town.

[Nolen Grogan, 05/08/2016]

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