Rick Kearns
1/28/14
The sixteenth century story of a great Taino chief and one of the first indigenous victories against the Spanish is being turned into a six-part television series in Puerto Rico...
Chickasaw Nation
1/26/14
The first of three U.S. naval ships named for the Chickasaws was commissioned 150 years ago...
Alysa Landry
1/24/14
This Date in Native History: On January 24, 1848, a millwright named James Marshall discovered gold along California’s American River, forever changing the American West and prompt...
Alysa Landry
1/23/14
This Date in Native History: On January 23, 1870, U.S...
Christina Rose
1/22/14
This Date in Native History: On January 22, 1879, the cavalry came from three directions and attacked and killed more than 30 Cheyenne people at point blank range at Antelope Creek...

With the digitization of Carlisle Indian Industrial School information thanks to Dickinson College of Carlisle, Penns

Christina Rose
1/19/14
This Date in Native History: On January 19, 1891, reports from United States Army generals advised Congress that the only way to assure peace was to honor the treaties...
Alysa Landry
1/18/14
This Date in Native History: On January 18, 1778, Captain James Cook became the first European to explore the Hawaiian Islands when he sailed past the island of Oahu with his two s...
KC Cole, Chickasaw Nation
1/16/14
For thousands of years people have called what is now Oklahoma home. Its natural history has shaped their way of life...
Duane Champagne
1/15/14
In American Indian history there are often characterizations of Native peoples as “noble savages.” The expression is a European term based on European understandings and culture...

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