What Is Hopi Silversmithing?
The American Southwest, more specifically, northern Arizona is the focal point of Native American Hopi
Victorio’s War (1879–1880)
Victorio's War, or the Victorio Campaign, was an armed conflict between the Apache followers of Chief Victorio, the United States, and Mexico beginning in September 1879. Following his escape from
Ancient Navajo Rugs
The Navajo tribe crossed the Bering Strait from Asia to Alaska and arrived in what is now the U.S.
How to Identify Markings on an Ancient Indian Pottery Vase
Identifying markings on ancient Native American (Indian) pottery can be challenging.
About Apache Indian Symbols
Apache Indians are a nomadic hunter-gatherer society and much of its culture and symbolism is rooted in
Apache Wars: Chiricahua Wars
In 1851, near the Piños Altos mining camp, Coloradas was attacked by a group of miners; they tied him to a tree and severely beat him. Similar incidents continued in violation of the treaty, leading
Apache Wars: Wars
At the start of the Mexican-American War in 1846, many Apache bands promised American soldiers safe passage through their land, though other tribes fought in defense of Mexico and against the influx
Apache Wars: First conflicts
The Apache Wars were a series of armed conflicts between the United States Army and various Apache nations fought in the Southwest between 1849 and 1886, though minor hostilities continued until as
Indian Agriculture Tools
In the centuries before European settlement, Native American tribes used simple tools to farm their land.
Doctor John De Conte arrived at the post from the east on February 21, in his possession was a letter from Royce Oatman, the father and leader of an immigrant party traveling through Arizona along
The Yuma War was the name given to a series of United States military operations conducted in southern California and what is today southwestern Arizona from 1850 to 1853. The Yumans were the primary
Navajo Stories for Children
Of all the Southwestern American Indian nations, the Navajo are one of the most
Arts & Crafts of the Hohokam Indians
The Hohokam people lived in the desert Southwest. The core area of Hohokam culture was along the Gila River