Gettysburg National Military Park
A human skull thought to belong to a soldier who died at...
Shiprock Historical Society Shiprock Community
The Shiprock Historical Society has a story to tell. Many...
Winter Count Trunk Smithsonian
What’s the most interesting thing you have found tucked...
Jordan Cave Vandalism Forest Service
The U.S. Forest Service is looking for information and...
Reconstructed Naia
The remains of “Naia,” the human skeleton found off the...
Quileute Petroglyph Major
A pre-contact Quileute petroglyph that depicts K’wati, or...
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6

Researching the Past

Gale Courey Toensing
11/23/12
When you hear about the Pilgrims and “the Indians” harmoniously sharing the “first Thanksgiving” meal in 1621, the Indians referred to so generically are the ancestors of the conte...
Ryan J. Barber
11/23/12
On November 1, I changed my Facebook profile picture, from a drawing of mine, to a photo of Cecelia Chanique (1842-1924) without really knowing why...
ICTMN Staff
11/23/12
Ancient petroglyphs were hacked out of the high desert chalk bluffs with power saws by thieves armed with ladders, generators and other equipment...
ICTMN Staff
11/18/12
November 12 marked the end of a years-long dispute when Yale University returned the last of thousands of Machu Picchu artifacts to Peru...
ICTMN Staff
11/8/12
Author Michael Dickey will discuss his new book The People of the River’s Mouth: In Search of the Missouria Indians tonight during a program at the Missouri State Archives...
ICTMN Staff
11/7/12
After being lost for more than a century and three years of searching, the location of the largest battle of the Rogue River Wars has been discovered by Southern Oregon University ...
ICTMN Staff
11/5/12
For thousands of years, the First Peoples of Turtle Island have been environmental stewards, caring for and nurturing Mother Earth as she has nurtured them and brought them into ex...
ICTMN Staff
11/4/12
Archaeologists in Guatemala have discovered the tomb of an influential early Mayan ruler...
Marc Dadigan
10/30/12
Last spring, the University of California, Berkeley, produced a historically inaccurate and graphically violent play about Ishi, the famous California Indian, which caused some Ame...
Lee Allen
10/25/12
Travel back in time--some 13,000 years back to the era of mastodons, mammoths, giant sloths, bison, and saber-toothed cats hunted by men armed only with spears...

Pages