Cherokee Elder Charles Carey
Cherokee Elder Charles Carey, known by his friends as “Bud...
Quileute Petroglyph Major
A pre-contact Quileute petroglyph that depicts K’wati, or...
Cherokee Elder Steve Downing Jr.
Cherokee Elder Steve Downing Jr. was born in 1925—he lived...
Becky Personal ICWA Story
Her mother was born into the Quinault and Quileute nations...
Richard Lincoln III
Richard had made up his mind. By the time he was 16, the...
Cherokee Elder Rufus King
Times “back then” were different. There weren’t iPhones and...
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Genealogy

Library of Congress Navajos
Kristi Eaton
1/22/15
As a professional genealogist, BIllie Fogarty helps people understand their ancestry and where they come from...
Cherokee Elder Charles Carey
ICTMN Staff
1/11/15
Cherokee Elder Charles Carey, known by his friends as “Bud” shares stories from his childhood with us...
Cherokee Nation Elder Care Christmas
ICTMN Staff
1/8/15
From Santa Claus’s acoustic version of “White Christmas” to group renditions of “Jingle Bells” and “Santa Claus is Coming to Town” to a lively interactive version of “Grandma Got R...
Quileute Petroglyph Major
Richard Walker
1/2/15
A pre-contact Quileute petroglyph that depicts K’wati, or the Transformer’s, killing of a monster that terrorized the Quileute people is considered by Quileute officials to be the ...
Ancestry Tree Roots
Duane Champagne
12/27/14
Ethnic Indians who do not have ties to tribal nations form a potential threat to Indigenous Peoples and Indigenous rights...
Cherokee Elder Steve Downing Christmas
ICTMN Staff
12/25/14
Cherokee Elders Steve Downing Jr. and Rufus King share some stories of what Christmas was like when they were growing up...
Angish Melissa Chavers
Dr. Dean Chavers
12/24/14
My Chavers family started in Surry County, Virginia in 1645. Elizabeth Gibson was born that year and married William Chavis, or Chavers...
Cherokee Elder Wanda Girty
ICTMN Staff
12/20/14
Ever wonder what Christmas was like back then? Sit down for a minute and listen to some stories from Cherokee Elder Wanda Girty...
Tom Mooney Retirement Cherokee Heritage Center
Cherokee Nation
12/14/14
When Tom Mooney started working as a genealogist and archivist for Cherokee Heritage Center on December 6, 1976, he had one filing cabinet to store items...
Cherokee Elder Steve Downing Jr.
ICTMN Staff
12/7/14
Cherokee Elder Steve Downing Jr. was born in 1925—he lived through prohibition and spent his days playing in the creek...

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