Jordan Cave Vandalism Forest Service
The U.S. Forest Service is looking for information and...
Winter Count Trunk Smithsonian
What’s the most interesting thing you have found tucked...
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...
Kellytown Native Settlement Nashville
A new park being developed near Nashville will offer a rare...
Yale Indian Papers Project
The Yale Indian Papers Project is making it easier to learn...
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Researching the Past

Christina Rose
4/22/14
In the woodlands of Wisconsin an effigy mound of a bird towers 50 feet above a sand and gravel quarry. At one time, there were seven mounds on the site, known as the Ward Mounds...
Geoffrey Sea
4/10/14
On March 17, a man strolling through the Oak Glen Nature Preserve along the Great Miami River noticed a patch of black crude oil in an intermittent stream bed...
Geoffrey Sea
4/8/14
A consortium of preservation groups made history on March 18 by winning a land auction for one of the most important surviving Adena earthworks of the Ohio Valley...
ICTMN Staff
4/3/14
A collection of cultural artifacts that took a 91-year-old Indiana man eight decades to amass was seized Wednesday, April 2 by the FBI, reports the Indy Star ...
ICTMN Staff
3/27/14
“Sandy” is an 18-inch sandstone statue of a kneeling male figure that was carved between 1000 and 1350 A.D. during the Mississippian period...
ICTMN Staff
3/24/14
A winning bid of $650,000 by a conservancy group was enough to save the last privately owned Hopewell earthworks site in Ohio from development, reports the Chillicothe Gazette ...
Christina Rose
3/21/14
For more than 150 years, outsiders have ventured onto tribal lands and helped themselves to fossils and dinosaur bones...
Christina Rose
3/4/14
During the 18 years of Walter Lamar’s career with the Federal Bureau of Investigation, he responded to the Rodney King riots Los Angeles, partipated in the Branch Davidian standoff...
Rick Kearns
2/27/14
Archaeologists and a Yup’ik community in western Alaska received a major grant to help them save an ancient settlement that is falling into the sea...
Alysa Landry
2/22/14
Tribes with ancestral ties to Kentucky have not been consulted about an archaeological site discovered last summer during a survey for a natural gas pipeline...

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