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...
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Researching the Past

Sara Shahriari
8/30/11
In 1893 a group of indigenous Aymara Bolivian men traveled to the United States so that they could be put on display at the 1893 Chicago World’s Fair Columbian Exposition, which ce...
Robert Pahre
8/29/11
National parks are America’s great outdoor classrooms, and they attract about 300 million visitors a year, from school groups to senior citizens, mountain climbers to families in m...
ICTMN Staff
8/26/11
To cash in on the rising popularity of genealogical research, TravelOK.com —Oklahoma’s travel and tourism website—has launched a genealogy resources page...
ICTMN Staff
8/25/11
This photo, from NSU, shows the John Vaughan Library. The Special Collections section can be found on the second floor...
ICTMN Staff
8/23/11
The U.S. Department of the Interior has a webpage dedicated to offering helpful tips and information on tracing Native American ancestry...
ICTMN Staff
8/22/11
An August 14 blog by Angela Y. Walton-Raji discusses the establishment of schools for freedmen in Indian territory...
Dina Gilio-Whitaker
8/22/11
Ever since the remains of three ancient humans were unearthed in 1976 on property owned by the University of California at San Diego (UCSD), the Kumeyaay people have been engaged i...
ICTMN Staff
8/13/11
BBC News writer Paul Adams delves into the complicated story of blood quantum, which he says was first introduced in colonial Virginia in the 18th century...
ICTMN Staff
8/11/11
After putting his DNA profile on Ancestry.com , Chris McDonald-Constable, of Clayton-le-Moors—a township in Hyndburn in Lancashire, England—discovered that his great-great grandfat...
ICTMN Staff
8/11/11
A July 28 blog posted at Sksgenealogy.blogspot.com , points out how many American families claim Native American ancestry, which sometimes seems impossible and not logical...

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