More than 40 years ago, Alcatraz was the scene of a large...
The parfleche was absolutely beautiful, although the...
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American Indian History

ICTMN Staff
3/24/11
In the 2000 United States Census, more than 875,000 people identified themselves as partially or wholly Cherokee Indian...
ICTMN Staff
3/24/11
The Dawes Rolls were created by the Dawes Commission, which sought to make a complete record of all members of the Five Civilized Tribes, as the Cherokee, Choctaw, Creek (Muscogee)...
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3/24/11
American Indian naming traditions vary from tribe to tribe...
ICTMN Staff
3/24/11
Many scholars have asked: “Where did Native Americans come from?” but no one has managed to answer the question to everyone’s satisfaction...
ICTMN Staff
3/24/11
When Chief Joseph, a renowned Nez Perce leader, surrendered to Europeans in 1877, he gave a special gift to General Nelson Appleton Miles, wrote Vine Deloria, Jr...
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3/24/11
Genes from the Beotuk, a long-extinct branch of Canada's aboriginal peoples, have shown up in samples of 80 people from Iceland, a team of anthropologists and geneticists has revea...
Dr. Dean Chavers
3/24/11
Carlos Castaneda Imagine my surprise when I learned that the most successful author of “Indian” books of all time was a fake. His name was Carlos Castaneda ...
ICTMN Staff
3/21/11
Marybelle Chase was recently given the Gadugi Award in recognition of her academic contributions to the Cherokee Nation...
ICTMN Staff
3/18/11
Corrina Gould, Chochenyo Ohlone, who is co-organizer for Indian People Organizing for Change , and Title VII coordinator at the American Indian Child Resource Center's Office of In...
ICTMN Staff
3/17/11
We're overstating the case there—the Choctaws didn't save the Irish, but they sure tried to help...

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