A group of nuns is urging Pope Francis to rescind the...
A 22,000-year-old mastodon skull and tool (a stone blade or...
Indigenous people, primarily the Chumash, inhabited the...
Serpent Mound in rural Adams County, Ohio, is one of the...
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Louis District, is...
A new discovery in Northwestern Mexico, at an...
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Researching the Past

Gale Courey Toensing
3/25/11
The Cornell University Genetic Ancestry Project is drawing strong opposition from another part of the institution—Cornell’s American Indian Program —which says the project is based...
ICTMN Staff
3/24/11
Curious about your ancestors? Thanks to plentiful information and new ways of searching, amateur genealogy is easier and more popular than ever...
ICTMN Staff
3/24/11
The Dawes Rolls were created by the Dawes Commission, which sought to make a complete record of all members of the Five Civilized Tribes, as the Cherokee, Choctaw, Creek (Muscogee)...
ICTMN Staff
3/24/11
Many scholars have asked: “Where did Native Americans come from?” but no one has managed to answer the question to everyone’s satisfaction...
ICTMN Staff
3/24/11
When Chief Joseph, a renowned Nez Perce leader, surrendered to Europeans in 1877, he gave a special gift to General Nelson Appleton Miles, wrote Vine Deloria, Jr...
ICTMN Staff
3/24/11
Genes from the Beotuk, a long-extinct branch of Canada's aboriginal peoples, have shown up in samples of 80 people from Iceland, a team of anthropologists and geneticists has revea...
ICTMN Staff
1/10/11
One doesn’t have to resort to time travel to witness an explicit ban on traditional spirituality by the followers of the Christian faith...
ICTMN Staff
12/3/10
In 1956, when Steve Saint was 5 years old, his Christian-missionary father Nate Saint was stabbed to death by the Waoroni Indians at the edge of the Amazon in Ecuador...
ICTMN Staff
11/24/10
Genes from the Beothuk, a long-extinct branch of Canada's aboriginal peoples, have shown up in samples of 80 people from Iceland, a team of anthropologists and geneticists has reve...

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