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Warrior Nation: Anton Treuer Leaves Nothing Out in This Red Lake Ojibwe History
Anton Treuer’s newest work, Warrior Nation: A History of...
Priceless Bits of History: Tiny Tomaquag Museum Gets USDA Grant
The 40,000-year-old wampum necklace may be the most...
NAGPRA Bears Fruit! IU Anthropologists Return Remains, Attend Nalukataq
This summer, Indiana University repatriated human remains...
Growing Up Ojibwe: Brenda J. Child Wins Award for Historical Family Memoir
Author and historian Brenda J. Child has won the Jon Gjerde...
‘Unmasking the Domination Code’ Documentary Elicits Gasps, Applause
The Western Hemisphere was home to tens of millions of...
Controversy Over Bear River Massacre Archaeological Survey
An archaeological exploration of the Bear Creek Massacre...
Researching the Past
The Challenge of Protecting Sacred Land
We have tried treaties. We have tried court cases. We have tried state and federal legislation. In all cases, the results have been mixed...
Penn State Offers Free Courses on Genes
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...
From Beads to Bounty: How Wampum Became America’s First Currency—And Lost Its Power
Ann C. Tweedy
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...
Outbreak Run Recognizes Historical Tragedy, Offers Contemporary Hope
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...
British Columbia's Enduring Central Coast
Jude Isabella, TheTyee.ca
"You know it's a great day when you're knee deep in sperm." Ryan Cloutier, a young biologist, is delighted with his predicament...
Indian Assimilation: The Mystery of the Tiny Handcuffs, Solved
Mary Annette Pember
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...
Cayuga Museum Receives Replica Wampum Belt for Returning Haudenosaunee Spiritual Objects
Gale Courey Toensing
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...
Tiny Horrors: A Chilling Reminder of How Cruel Assimilation Was—And Is
Mary Annette Pember
For such small objects, the child’s handcuffs are surprisingly heavy when cradled in the palms of one’s hand...
New England’s Second Colonial Armed Conflict: King Philip’s War Remembered
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...
Restoring Crow Presence in Northwest Wyoming
Grant Bulltail is one of those remarkable people who ties us to previous generations and can paint a rich image of tribal traditions...
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