Norman Stark’s health has not been good; not long ago he...
In spring 2000, a group of Florida high school students...
A group of nuns is urging Pope Francis to rescind the...
A 22,000-year-old mastodon skull and tool (a stone blade or...
Indigenous people, primarily the Chumash, inhabited the...
Serpent Mound in rural Adams County, Ohio, is one of the...
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Researching the Past

ICTMN Staff
3/7/13
Turtle Island has given much to the world over the millennia, including potatoes, cotton and a host of medicinal plants...
ICTMN Staff
3/6/13
To commemorate people, places and cultures unique to northwest Arkansas and the Ozarks, the Cherokee Heritage Center in Tahlequah, Oklahoma is partnering with Crystal Bridges Museu...
Duane Champagne
3/5/13
Outsiders tend to see indigenous nations as static, archaic, dying communities—non-existent at worst, or remnants of ancient, once-noble, but now destroyed or deeply fragmented com...
ICTMN Staff
3/2/13
The abandoned gravesite has not been in use for over 100 years, but the memories of what it stands for remain...
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 ...

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