Indigenous people, primarily the Chumash, inhabited the...
Serpent Mound in rural Adams County, Ohio, is one of the...
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Louis District, is...
A new discovery in Northwestern Mexico, at an...
What will visitors learn during a visit to First Peoples...
“The illegal trade in artifacts is very lucrative and...
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Researching the Past

Marc Dadigan
2/28/13
Growing up in a small, central California town, Melissa Leal, Esselen/Ohlone, was captivated by the music of rappers and hip hop artists and harbored dreams of becoming a professio...
ICTMN Staff
2/27/13
Historians and archaeologists are predicting that Native American artifacts could be found along Newtown Creek during the renovation of the Kosciuszko Bridge that connects Queens a...
Anne Minard
2/26/13
Susan Fedorko was 40 years old when she found her birth family—or rather, when a long-lost sister found her...
ICTMN Staff
2/24/13
Editor's note: Hoomothya was a Yavapai Indian who as a boy witnessed the massacre of 225 fellow tribal members at the hands of American soldiers in what has come to be known as the...
ICTMN Staff
2/24/13
Hoomothya, or Wet Nose, was among the few survivors of the Kwevkepaya, one of four Apache tribal branches grouped under the rubric of Yavapai...
ICTMN Staff
2/23/13
“Tell some historians that ‘Lincoln freed the slaves’ and one can virtually see the smoke come out of their ears,” relates a story about abolitionists on CNN.com ...
Chris Wood, TheTyee.ca
2/22/13
[Editor’s Note: Often passed, seldom visited by outsiders, British Columbia’s Central Coast is home to the continent’s longest-settled places and most enduring peoples...
Rick Heredia
2/22/13
November 17, 1915. The mighty bison Black Diamond bravely stood his ground in the Joseph Stern & Co...
ICTMN Staff
2/21/13
Pottery sherds, animal bones and pieces of clay tobacco pipes weren’t what they were expecting to find, but it’s what a team of archaeologists contracted by the Federal Emergency M...
ICTMN Staff
2/21/13
February is Black History Month, and The Library of Congress has published a series of testimonies from slaves called Born in Slavery: Slave Narratives from the Federal Writers’ Pr...

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