A mournful song echoes through the exhibit hall, similar...
Aryana Henthorne Fence Cultural Sherwood Valley Pomo
As a Tribal Historic and Preservation Officer (THPO),...
Dja Dja Wurring Men
This powerful story of precious property taken and regained...
Justin Giles Arnold Taylor Smithsonian 1790 Treaty
A delegation from Muscogee (Creek) nation was on hand in...
Conquistadores Fed Dogs Indians
No historian seriously questions that the European invasion...
Geologic Time Scale
There is time and then there is geological time. Like many...
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Researching the Past

ICTMN Staff
1/16/13
It has long been thought that aboriginal Australians did not mix with any other races until the 18 th -century arrival of Europeans...
Duane Champagne
1/16/13
We have tried treaties. We have tried court cases. We have tried state and federal legislation. In all cases, the results have been mixed...
ICTMN Staff
1/15/13
Pennsylvania State University is offering a series of six lectures open to the general public with the theme “Your Genes: How They Contribute to Who You Are.” The lectures are part...
Ann C. Tweedy
1/14/13
When Prince Philip of the Pokanokets (later known as the Wampanoags) proudly wore his wampum—decorative beads made from whelk and clam shells—he was proudly declaring several thing...
Carol Berry
1/12/13
After 133 years, Cheyenne people are teaching youth about their ancestors who left starvation and illness in Indian Territory—today’s Oklahoma—for an ill-fated attempt to return to...
Jude Isabella, TheTyee.ca
1/11/13
"You know it's a great day when you're knee deep in sperm." Ryan Cloutier, a young biologist, is delighted with his predicament...
Mary Annette Pember
1/10/13
Shane Murray vividly recalls the scowl on the face of the young Native woman at Haskell Indian Nation University’s Cultural Center when he placed a pair of tiny handcuffs on her de...
Gale Courey Toensing
1/4/13
The Onondaga Nation has presented the Cayuga Museum of History and Art with a replica of a Haudenosaunee Confederacy wampum belt in appreciation for the return of 21 objects of spi...
Mary Annette Pember
1/1/13
For such small objects, the child’s handcuffs are surprisingly heavy when cradled in the palms of one’s hand...
Julianne Jennings
12/28/12
In 1668 and 1669, Metacom or King Philip, was given the name by the English after the classical Greek conqueror “for his ambitious and haughty spirit;” and the title “King” to exag...

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