iStock Crying Embracing
Sometimes I think I grew up in a family of crybabies....
Cherokee Elder Bruce Ross
Cherokee Elder Bruce Ross talks about growing up on a 50-...
Loonsfoot Family
The sun set below the tree canopy. I sat tracing lines in...
Mark M Beatty
Mark M. Beatty, 56, of Ohio, pleaded guilty August 5 to...
Cherokee Elder Thelma Vann Forrest
Cherokee Elder Thelma Vann Forrest talks about how she and...
University of Arizona Connectedness Study
How do you define “home?” “Home is where one starts from”...
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Genealogy

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...
Becky Personal ICWA Story
ICTMN Staff
12/6/14
Her mother was born into the Quinault and Quileute nations and was taken from her grandmother around the age of 4...
Richard Lincoln III
Suzette Brewer
12/4/14
Richard had made up his mind. By the time he was 16, the Yup’ik boy had been bounced around in foster care for years when he made the life-altering decision to escape...

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