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Articles with keyword "American Indians"


Editor’s Note

Many of Cather's enduring characters were inspired by unyielding landscapes.

Painting by John Trumball of Thomas Jefferson and Congress


The History of the Stamp Act Shows How Indians Led to the American Revolution

In the years after the French and Indian War, Britain's strategies to keep its Native American alliances sometimes backfired.

Mohawk woman, eighteenth century


Madam Sacho: How One Iroquois Woman Survived the American Revolution

General George Washington gave the orders to destroy towns and take prisoners in Sullivan’s Campaign, but her story lives on.

Horse mask


Center of the West Displays Powerful Art and Artifacts of Bison Culture

Bear-claw necklaces, warriors' shields, and horse masks greet visitors to Paul Dyck Collection.

Reenactment of a Blackfeet war party.


Healing Spaces

Sweat lodges serve therapeutic role.


Thaw of the Ice Curtain

Stories from both sides of the Bering Sea come together in a new exhibition.


The Imperfect Eye of Edward Curtis

A new documentary honors a forgotten photographer and the American Indian culture he wished to save.


People of the Rivers

Tribes of the Northern Plateau speak of creation stories and customs in their own language in a new exhibition.