Anton Treuer’s newest work, Warrior Nation: A History of...
Tomaquag Museum Wampum Beads
The 40,000-year-old wampum necklace may be the most...
Welcome to Barrow NAGPRA Anthopologists
This summer, Indiana University repatriated human remains...
Author and historian Brenda J. Child has won the Jon Gjerde...
The Western Hemisphere was home to tens of millions of...
Bear River Archaeology View From Bluff
An archaeological exploration of the Bear Creek Massacre...
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Researching the Past

Evelyn Vanderhoop Tunic
Evelyn Vanderhoop
When did the supernatural discover Haida on their Island? No one knows the exact date that Raven Traveling stubbed his toe on our cockle shell, but the stories are old...
Indiana University Susan Alt
Indiana University Bloomington
Archaeologists at Indiana University and the University of Illinois have been awarded two grants totaling $640,000 to continue and expand their research at Cahokia Mounds, site of ...
Kellytown Native Settlement Nashville
Alysa Landry
A new park being developed near Nashville will offer a rare look at ancient history...
University of Victoria AUV
Alex Jacobs
An archaeological discovery from this past September could put the earliest inhabitation in Canada at around 13,800 years ago, reported CBC News ...
Yale Indian Papers Project
The Yale Indian Papers Project is making it easier to learn about the history and culture of New England Natives by gathering historical materials into one virtual collection...
Chickasaw Cultural Center Brad Deramus Canoe
Chickasaw Nation
They were the metaphorical pickup trucks of their day. Native Americans used them to ferry families across rivers, move trade goods to market and as a means of travel...
Moai Ahu tongariki Easter Island
Steve Russell
The indigenous people called the island Rapa Nui ; the Spanish explorers called it Isla de Pascua , Spanish for the name bestowed by the Dutch “discoverer,” Easter Island...
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...