Newtown Gorget
Crews digging a ditch uncovered a rare Native American...
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...
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Researching the Past

Kevin Taylor
10/13/11
The onset of casino gaming brought great change in Indian country, but it also created unexpected­—and frequently heated—arguments over Indian identity: What makes somebody a membe...
ICTMN Staff
10/10/11
Canada’s Thanksgiving has fallen on the same day as Columbus Day (more commonly known as Native American Day in some parts), the second Monday in October, each year since 1971...
ICTMN Staff
10/5/11
Ten years ago, when she was just 13 years old, Jordan Sanregret started researching her family tree...
ICTMN Staff
9/14/11
Franz Boas image from Phillwebb.net “Proud of his wonderful achievements, civilized man looks down upon the humbler members of mankind...

Almost from the first meeting among Europeans, Ojibwe (aka Chippewa) and Sioux, the relationship took a downward sli

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...

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