K.C. Cole/Chickasaw Nation
8/16/14
More than 20 patrons traveled from as far away as San Antonio, Texas, to tour, research and deposit items at the official archives of the Chickasaw Nation as part of International ...
Myra Vanderpool Gormley
8/13/14
BIA School Records In the 1880s, the Bureau of Indian Affairs established 26 non-reservation boarding schools in 15 states and territories for vocational education...
Myra Vanderpool Gormley
5/14/14
It's a struggle to know where to start when trying to find Native American ancestors. Here are 10 places to begin your search. 1880 U.S...
ICTMN Staff
7/13/13
Dogs indigenous to Turtle Island were once thought to have been extinct, but a recent study says these breeds weren’t wiped out by the arrival of Europeans, and are actually thrivi...
Duane Champagne
4/25/13
Countries with indigenous nations usually also have mixed-blood nations composed of people of indigenous descent and other nations or races...
ICTMN Staff
1/15/13
Pennsylvania State University is offering a series of six lectures open to the general public with the theme “Your Genes: How They Contribute to Who You Are.” The lectures are part...
ICTMN Staff
7/31/12
Could President Barack Obama , the first African America president of the United States of America, be related to the first documented African slave in America?...
ICTMN Staff
6/25/12
The Beothuk , the original inhabitants of the island of Newfoundland, were extinct by 1829 as a result of contact with Europeans, disease, malnutrition, conflict with settlers and ...
ICTMN Staff
5/14/12
Elizabeth Warren has been taking a lot of heat lately for claiming Native American ancestry. But what do the records say? And what do they mean?...
ICTMN Staff
3/5/12
Scientists say they’ve discovered mankind’s oldest ancestor — Pikaia gracilens ...

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