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Native American Heritage Month

How do Native American women understand and relate to North American and European history? How about women of mixed heritage? The answers are unique to every individual. Read the work of Native American women authors for some of those answers. FIND OUT MORE »

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Excerpt from Map 4-Southwester North America, 1952, John R. Swanton.

Four collections of data and documents address Federal Indian policy in the [...] »

Engraving, Koohassen, guerrier de la nation Oneida, Bonfils, c. 1801, NYPL

Meet the Oneida, and discover their role in the Revolutionary War and War of [...] »

Photograph, Rolling Hills in the Outskirts.., June 1974, P. Duncan, Flickr.

Explore the meeting of the Plains Indians and Anglo Americans through the fine [...] »

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Negative, [Woman wearing native american clothing. . . ], 1923, LoC

When the resources readily available to you are just not comprehensive enough. [...] »

Illustration, Manner of Instructing the Indians, 1835, William Jospeh Snelling

Check out this lesson on arguments surrounding the 1830 forced removal of the [...] »

Screencap, Native American mask detail, 18 Jul 2012, American's History in the M

In this series of exercises, students are presented with Native American masks [...] »

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Print, Pocahontas at the court of King James, 1907, Richard Rummels, LoC

What do you picture when you hear her name? [...] »

Photo, Native american youth, May 8, 2011, thaths, Flickr

Photographs capture how someone appeared at one moment in time. But who [...] »

Splash image early americans

What did people living in what is now known as North America leave behind? [...] »

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