Forget me not John Manokotak Give Hope
On June 12 Jerry Marsha Riley posted a picture of her...
Lelah Mae Cummings Cherokee Nation
Cherokee Elder Lelah Mae Cummings didn’t start going to...
A coalition of 24 Native American tribes working to create...
TRC Commissioners
Denise Yarmal Altvater, a member of the Passamaquoddy Tribe...
Makah Whalers 1910 Wikipedia
It was overcast and drizzling the morning of May 17, 1999...
As National Aboriginal Day dawns, Indigenous Peoples across...
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Genealogy

Arvind Suresh
2/3/15
Until the advent of genetic genealogy, knowing your ancestry meant combing through old records, decoding the meaning of family heirlooms and listening to your parents and grandpare...
Choctaw Elder Lorene Blaine
Ronnie Pierce/Choctaw Nation
2/1/15
Born in a small frame house in Bennington, Oklahoma, Lorene Blaine never thought she would live a life that would take her across the country, to Europe, and back home again...
ICTMN Staff
1/27/15
Here's a bit of trivia that the many Seattle Seahawks fans in Indian country ought to know: Russell Wilson, quarterback of the Super Bowl-bound team, has said on more than one occa...
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...

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