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  1. The Tragedies that Befell the Five Civilized Tribes that were Forced to Trek the Trail of Tears

    ... there too. PBS.org, in an article about Indian removal, states: “From 1814 to 1824, Jackson was instrumental in ... from white harassment.” As a result of the treaties, the United States gained control over three-quarters of Alabama ... to the conflict. Some even publicly proposed that the United States annihilate the Indians. And some tribes did in ...

    Mark Miller - 19/09/2018 - 23:04

  2. Operation Mummy's Curse Repatriates 2,800-Year-Old Mummified Hand That Had Been Used as Hollywood Prop

    ... to the eighth century BC, and had been smuggled into the United States from Egypt. The blackened, cloth-wrapped hand made it ... cultural and historical value from other nations into the United States. The operation has successfully collected over ...

    Theodoros Karasavvas - 05/12/2016 - 14:43

  3. Breaking Sacred Ground: The Confluence, and Disruption of the Balance of Origin Sites

    The Four Corners region of the United States is too mediocre a name to describe so vast an expanse ... sites. All of the National Parks located throughout the United States were, and still are, sacred sites to indigenous ...

    D.W. Naef - 02/09/2016 - 03:51

  4. Remnants of 18th Century Ship May Provide Clues to Revolutionary-era Shipbuilding

    ... riverfront redevelopment project in Alexandria, Virginia, United States, have found the remains of a large, heavy ship dating ... was one of the ten busiest and wealthiest ports in the United States.” Drawing of Alexandria Waterfront with ...

    Mark Miller - 07/01/2016 - 03:46

  5. Geronimo: The Apache Warrior that fought to Avenge the Slaughter of his Family

    ... Mexicans had ceded large portions of the Southwest to the United States. This change of hands, however, meant nothing to ... what was to become the last of the Indian Wars against the United States. Geronimo finally surrendered in 1886 to ...

    dhwty - 27/03/2015 - 03:00

  6. Freud the Sleuth, Investigates Who Killed Moses?

    ... unfinished business. Sigmund and his daughter Anna Freud. United States Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs division ...

    rand - 09/04/2019 - 00:46

  7. At Peace or in War, the Apache Indian Tribes Have Been a Proud People

    ... Diné are Athabascan people who lived in the Southwestern United States and Mexico. The Athabascan family of languages is ... known as strong warriors . Indians.com states : “The United States Army found them to be very fierce warriors and ...

    Mark Miller - 13/09/2018 - 14:08

  8. Rising Inequality Began with Agriculture and Domestication of Plants and Animals

    ... anthropology at Washington State University. The United States, he noted, currently has one of the highest levels of ... and Spain's .58. It is well short of China's .73 and the United States .80, a 2000 figure cited in the Nature paper. ...

    ancient-origins - 16/11/2017 - 01:47

  9. How the Ouija Board Got Its Sinister Reputation

    ... This 1865 broadsheet, published in the United States, also blamed spiritualism for causing the American ... claimed subjective experiences of spirits during trance states, so-called ‘physical mediums’ engaged in ...

    ancient-origins - 07/02/2019 - 13:51

  10. Fascinating Levuka Historical Port Town: Former Home to Fijian Cannibals and Kings

    ... was of major importance to the growth of science in the United States and many of the finds made by the expedition helped ... by other chiefs. Supported by foreign settlers, he united Fiji in 1871 and established Levuka as his capital. ...

    Michelle Freson - 04/12/2018 - 00:25

  11. Amber encases a flea infected 20 million years ago with bubonic plague-type bacteria

    ... Jr., an entomologist at Oregon State University in the United States has possibly identified a previously unknown strain of ... but is under control epidemiologically. Four people in the United States have died from the bubonic plague in 2015 as of ...

    Mark Miller - 30/09/2015 - 14:42

  12. Laughing Gas Parties Were A Big Hit With 19th Century Society

    ... Such parties spread across the Atlantic to the United States, where the anesthetic and pain reducing effects of ... became popular, not only in England but also in the United States. In was during one of these performances that ...

    dhwty - 11/03/2019 - 21:55

  13. The Fiji Mermaid: What Was the Abominable Creature and Why Was It So Popular?

    ... that more Fiji mermaids would later be displayed in the United States. Barnum’s mermaid is commonly said to have been ... A Mermaid in the US? The story of the Fiji mermaid in the United States begins with the arrival, in the middle of July ...

    dhwty - 19/04/2016 - 00:48

  14. 5000-Year-Old Family Found In Mass Burial Was Brutally Murdered

    ... the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS) entitled “Unravelling ancestry, ... the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America ( PNAS ) entitled “Unravelling ...

    ashley cowie - 08/05/2019 - 14:00

  15. Walnut Canyon: Home of the Pre-Columbian Sinagua People

    Walnut Canyon is a United States National Monument located in southwestern state of ... what is today known as the Four Corners region of the United States, i.e. the southwestern corner of Colorado, the ...

    dhwty - 10/04/2016 - 03:50

  16. The Life and Death Power of Eclipses in the Ancient World

    On Monday, August 21, people living in the continental United States will be able to see a total solar eclipse. Humans ... On Monday, August 21, people living in the continental United States will be able to see a total solar eclipse. ...

    ancient-origins - 17/08/2017 - 01:58

  17. What Did the Ancients See? Unidentified Flying Objects that Made an Impact on Early History

    ... (Monfort, 2017). The majority of sightings occur in the United States, though Canada, Australia, and the Nordic countries ... (Monfort, 2017). The majority of sightings occur in the United States, though Canada, Australia, and the Nordic ...

    Kerry Sullivan - 11/04/2017 - 18:50

  18. Two Sides to Every Story: The North American Martyrs Shrines and Indigenous/ Roman Catholic Relations

    ... shrines and grottoes, evangelical Catholics in Canada and United States flock to and draw inspiration from the North American ... shrines and grottoes, evangelical Catholics in Canada and United States flock to and draw inspiration from the North ...

    Joachim Brouwer - 23/04/2018 - 18:58

  19. Image of God Found in Ancient Egyptian Coffin

    Experts at Harvard University in the United States have made an astonishing discovery in a 3,000 ... inside a casket.  Experts at Harvard University in the United States have made an astonishing discovery in a 3,000 ...

    Ed Whelan - 18/02/2020 - 17:55

  20. 8 Ancient Chinese Inventions the West Had Not Imagined

    ... scientific research and development, yielding only to the United States. According to the statistics provided by the World ... scientific research and development, yielding only to the United States. Yet, surprisingly enough, China is not only a ...

    Daria Shatsylo - 04/05/2018 - 22:53

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