Beau Jennings is a guitar picker who admits to a Will...
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A new conflict between Native Americans in Wisconsin and...
In a unanimous decision January 25, the U.S. Supreme Court...
Thomas Munson, the retired National Park Service...
Modern Cucurbita Squashes
The Three Sisters fundamental to the traditional diet of...
Little Bear Effigy Mound AP Photo
Thomas Munson, 76, of Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin will...
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Researching the Past

Geologic Time Scale
Steve Russell
3/13/15
There is time and then there is geological time. Like many concepts scientists find convenient, geological time has suffered from perceived conflicts with sacred myths...
Conquistadores Fed Dogs Indians
Steve Russell
3/13/15
No historian seriously questions that the European invasion of the Americas resulted in millions of deaths. The serious debate has been how many millions...
Newtown Gorget
ICTMN Staff
3/10/15
Crews digging a ditch uncovered a rare Native American pendant in Newtown, Ohio at the beginning of March...
Gettysburg National Military Park
ICTMN Staff
2/10/15
A human skull thought to belong to a soldier who died at the Battle of Gettysburg turned out to belong to a Native American man who lived some 700 years ago...
Winter Count Trunk Smithsonian
ICTMN Staff
1/24/15
What’s the most interesting thing you have found tucked away in storage? Back in 1998, Dr...
Reconstructed Naia
Alex Ewen
1/14/15
The remains of “Naia,” the human skeleton found off the coast of the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico, has been reconstructed by artists to provide a hypothetical image of what she look...
Quileute Petroglyph Major
Richard Walker
1/2/15
A pre-contact Quileute petroglyph that depicts K’wati, or the Transformer’s, killing of a monster that terrorized the Quileute people is considered by Quileute officials to be the ...
Evelyn Vanderhoop Tunic
Evelyn Vanderhoop
12/26/14
When did the supernatural discover Haida on their Island? No one knows the exact date that Raven Traveling stubbed his toe on our cockle shell, but the stories are old...
Indiana University Susan Alt
Indiana University Bloomington
12/25/14
Archaeologists at Indiana University and the University of Illinois have been awarded two grants totaling $640,000 to continue and expand their research at Cahokia Mounds, site of ...

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