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When NAGPRA, the Native American Graves Protection and...
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According to the Epoch Times, an expert on ancient Chinese...
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During this year’s summer solstice at the site of the...
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June 25th marks the 140th anniversary of the Battle of...
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For the third year now, the Forest Service has been...
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The four Modocs dangling from the gallows at Fort Klamath,...
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Researching the Past

Heim Effigy Mound
Pam Hughes
1/6/16
The Ho-Chunk Nation has been in a legal tussle with a Dane County mining company that wants to destroy a state-protected burial mound in one of its limestone quarries to get the ag...
Mary Annette Pember
1/4/16
Thomas Munson, the retired National Park Service superintendent who pled guilty to stealing ancient Native remains from the Effigy National Monument in Iowa, will pay over $108,000...
Modern Cucurbita Squashes
Tanya H. Lee
12/30/15
The Three Sisters fundamental to the traditional diet of many American Indian tribes may have been just two without the ingenuity of ancient Indigenous Peoples living in what is no...
Little Bear Effigy Mound AP Photo
Mary Annette Pember
12/21/15
Thomas Munson, 76, of Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin will plead guilty to embezzlement and theft charges in connection with an accusation that he stole several ancient Native American...
First-Casino-Gaming-Pieces
Alysa Landry
12/17/15
Archaeological discoveries in caves on the north shore of Utah’s Great Salt Lake are giving researchers a glimpse at what may be America’s first casino...
Really Old Squash Image
Alysa Landry
12/3/15
Communities across the Midwest and Canada are growing a variety of squash that yields fruits topping 30 pounds...
Konnie LeMay
10/24/15
Anton Treuer’s newest work, Warrior Nation: A History of the Red Lake Ojibwe (Minnesota Historical Society Press, 2015), is a highly readable book tracing the history of Red Lake t...
Tomaquag Museum Wampum Beads
Christina Rose
10/20/15
The 40,000-year-old wampum necklace may be the most impressive piece on view at the Tomaquag Museum in Exeter, Rhode Island, but that may change when 20,000 more archived items are...
Welcome to Barrow NAGPRA Anthopologists
Steve Russell
10/16/15
This summer, Indiana University repatriated human remains and funerary objects from the campus in Bloomington, where the Mathers Museum of World Cultures advertises that its “singl...
ICTMN Staff
10/5/15
Author and historian Brenda J...

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