The Peacemaker’s Gift
In a distant time the Oneida, Mohawk, Seneca, Onondaga and Cayuga warred against each
Allies in War, Partners in Peace
Located on the fourth floor of the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of the American Indian in Washington,
The Meaning of the Oneida Seal
The eagle sitting on top of the tree is a protector and has great vision to watch over all Nations.
The Importance of Indian White Corn
On an uncharacteristically warm spring morning, staff from the Onyota’a:ka: Language Program and children participating
Weaving A Story
While Laurel Parker (Turtle Clan) was fascinated by the beadwork being reviewed by Elders, Lucia Thomas (Turtle Clan) was intent upon the
The game of Snowsnake
The game of Snowsnake is a Haudenosaunee winter game. This game is played between native communities.
Where to Get a Great Rug, and a Helping of Navajo Culture
Those are the next two dates for Navajo rug auctions at Crownpoint, a dusty village of about 2,000 in northwestern New Mexico.
The Nanticoke Flag
Green over blue represents the Nanticoke Indian Association members family owned land, located on the north shore of the Indian
Institute of American Indian Arts (IAIA)
The Institute of American Indian Arts (IAIA) is a college focused on Native American art, located in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Native American Men’s Grass Dance
The Grass Dance originated as a warrior society dance, but has evolved into a highly-competitive form of Powwow
Native American Women’s Southern Cloth
Women's Southern Cloth is a formal dress of the powwow. Depending on the tribe, ladies cloth can look very
Native American Men’s Fancy Dance
There are many variations in today's Fancy Dance outfits. All dancers wear a roach, and most dancers wear beaded headbands with a rosette on the
Native American Men’s Northern Traditional
The Northern Traditional dance outfit is almost impossible to define, as many variations have evolved over the years.