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The Mystery of the 2,000-Year-Old Iron Beads
First they came from space, and then went 450 miles more.
May 16, 2017
A petroglyph map of the upper Snake River carved by prehistoric hunter-gatherers.
Added by leiris
17 Room Ruin
A well-preserved Anasazi Pueblo ruin tucked beneath a desert cliff.
Added by JWill
Naval Air Station Point Mugu, California
San Nicolas Island
A stranded woman lived alone on this remote island for 18 years, inspiring the great children's novel "Island of the Blue Dolphins."
Added by AaronNetsky
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Little Beaver Town
An abandoned amusement park based on the popular 1940s Red Ryder comic strip.
Added by Eirik Gumeny
Giant Pipe of Pipestone
A town honors its legacy of traditional American Indian pipe carving with one gigantic pipe.
Added by shabbytrick
Connecticut the Indian
The iconic statue was moved to a new spot overlooking the James river after several years as a mascot for the local baseball team.
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Three Forks, Montana
Madison Buffalo Jump State Park
For thousands of years, Native American hunters drove buffalo straight off this cliff in Montana's Yellowstone Country.
Added by Molly McBride Jacobson
Medicine Rocks State Park
This beautiful ancient site dotted with unusual perforated sandstone pillars was considered sacred by American Indian tribes.
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This central Nevada cave is the spiritual home of ancient and enigmatic pictographs.
Added by Anne Reddington
Yavapai County, Arizona
Ninety feet off the valley floor is an ancient dwelling put under protection of the U.S. government by Teddy Roosevelt.
Added by REWALLS
What Cheer, Iowa
No one knows the origin of this small town’s unique name.
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Great Blue Hill
The hill that gave the Massachusett tribe, and later the state, its name.
Added by thomasharper
The Inuit Love Affair with Black Velvet Painting
In the 1970s, a group of Palestinian salesmen set out to dominate the Canadian velvet market.
December 27, 2016
See One Woman's Amazing Project to Save a Vanishing Native American Language
Marie Wilcox has created a dictionary to protect Wukchumni from extinction.
December 02, 2016
Chief Leatherlips Monument
A Native American chief known for never breaking a promise met his end after signing a deal with white settlers.
Added by Thought and Sight
Anasazi ruins, natural arches, and box canyons abound in this seldom-visited corner of Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park.
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Fort Robinson State Park
Site of the 1879 Cheyenne Outbreak and where famed Sioux Chief Crazy Horse met his fate.
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