In 1621, settlers sat with 90 Wampanoag Indians for what...
A monument of 14 stones was dedicated in Prophetstown State...
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The Cherokee Nation is celebrating the purchase and...
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The election of Ulysses S. Grant in1868 brought about what...
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Ceramic pots from the Pueblos of Ohkay Owingeh, Nambe,...
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Researching the Past

1854-alamo
Steve Russell
9/5/16
Mission San Antonio de Valero , popularly known as the Alamo, has become a gift that keeps on giving to archaeologists and historians...
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Denise Ryan/Vancouver Sun
8/31/16
The 14-year-old girl who bumps around in the police wagon is being unceremoniously returned to the Willingdon Industrial School for Girls, a juvenile correctional institute on Vanc...
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Alysa Landry
8/29/16
Joan Price has spent the last two decades studying the Jornada Mogollon rock art at Three Rivers Petroglyph Site , a remote location in central New Mexico that boasts more than 21,...
dresden-codex
Steve Russell
8/24/16
New research on the Dresden Codex, one of only three that escaped the bonfires the Spanish conquistadors made of Mayan libraries, appears to show that what was at first considered ...
Frank Hopper
8/22/16
It’s like something out of a Stephen King story...
cahokia-artist-recreation
Steve Russell
8/22/16
The latest science on the depopulation of the UNESCO World Heritage Site at the Cahokia Mounds , located in the Mississippi River floodplain near St...
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Vincent Schilling
8/18/16
Daniel Hernandez, (Mayan / K'iche') is living and studying in Auckland, New Zealand, where he is part of a mentorship program for Indigenous students of Aotearoa and the Pacific...
piramide-de-la-luna-teotihuacan-mexico
Steve Russell
8/15/16
You can’t steal something that has no owner, and this obvious fact was the moral cover for virtually all of the real estate in the Americas—the so-called New World—becoming owned b...
wild-peanuts
Alysa Landry
8/15/16
In modern American society, the peanut is ubiquitous...
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Alex Ewen
8/12/16
Two new studies have now, finally, put an end to the long-held theory that the Americas were populated by ancient peoples who walked across the Bering Strait land-bridge from Asia ...

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