Vincent Schilling Cecelia Ransom
Our blessed elders certainly deserve our respect. Though...
Inuit Hut Family Edward Curtis
A new paper published on April 29, 2015 in the American...
Saginaw Chippewa Repatriation Reburial Ceremony 2015
The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe of Michigan and its...
Cherokee Elder Daggie Ketcher Walker
Cherokee Elder Daggie Ketcher Walker was born in what she...
It was two years ago this week that Elijah Harper, an...
Cherokee Elder Betty Sixkiller
Cherokee Elder Betty Sixkiller talks about growing up in...
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Genealogy

Quileute Petroglyph Major
Richard Walker
1/2/15
A pre-contact Quileute petroglyph that depicts K’wati, or the Transformer’s, killing of a monster that terrorized the Quileute people is considered by Quileute officials to be the ...
Ancestry Tree Roots
Duane Champagne
12/27/14
Ethnic Indians who do not have ties to tribal nations form a potential threat to Indigenous Peoples and Indigenous rights...
Cherokee Elder Steve Downing Christmas
ICTMN Staff
12/25/14
Cherokee Elders Steve Downing Jr. and Rufus King share some stories of what Christmas was like when they were growing up...
Angish Melissa Chavers
Dr. Dean Chavers
12/24/14
My Chavers family started in Surry County, Virginia in 1645. Elizabeth Gibson was born that year and married William Chavis, or Chavers...
Cherokee Elder Wanda Girty
ICTMN Staff
12/20/14
Ever wonder what Christmas was like back then? Sit down for a minute and listen to some stories from Cherokee Elder Wanda Girty...
Tom Mooney Retirement Cherokee Heritage Center
Cherokee Nation
12/14/14
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...
Cherokee Elder Steve Downing Jr.
ICTMN Staff
12/7/14
Cherokee Elder Steve Downing Jr. was born in 1925—he lived through prohibition and spent his days playing in the creek...
Becky Personal ICWA Story
ICTMN Staff
12/6/14
Her mother was born into the Quinault and Quileute nations and was taken from her grandmother around the age of 4...
Richard Lincoln III
Suzette Brewer
12/4/14
Richard had made up his mind. By the time he was 16, the Yup’ik boy had been bounced around in foster care for years when he made the life-altering decision to escape...
White Buffalo Prophecy
ICTMN Staff
12/1/14
Most people are familiar with the story of the White Buffalo Calf Woman, who came to the Lakota bringing the canupa, the sacred pipe, the four values, and sacred ways of living...

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