Erin Spiceland and Rachel Byington
On April 23, ICMTN reported that several Native actors walked off the set of the Adam Sandler movie The Ridiculous Six ...
Choctaw Elder Lorene Blaine
Ronnie Pierce/Choctaw Nation
Born in a small frame house in Bennington, Oklahoma, Lorene Blaine never thought she would live a life that would take her across the country, to Europe, and back home again...
Library of Congress Navajos
Kristi Eaton
As a professional genealogist, BIllie Fogarty helps people understand their ancestry and where they come from...
Angish Melissa Chavers
Dr. Dean Chavers
My Chavers family started in Surry County, Virginia in 1645. Elizabeth Gibson was born that year and married William Chavis, or Chavers...
Tom Mooney Retirement Cherokee Heritage Center
Cherokee Nation
When Tom Mooney started working as a genealogist and archivist for Cherokee Heritage Center on December 6, 1976, he had one filing cabinet to store items...
Easter Island Moai
Alex Ewen
New findings from the journal, Current Biology , indicate that Native Americans had visited Easter Island before Columbus sailed to the Americas...
Library of Congress Navajos
11/10/14, the Oklahoma Historical Society, and the National Archives at Fort Worth have partnered to digitize records from the forced relocation of five major tribes, the Five ...
K.C. Cole/Chickasaw Nation
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
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
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...