Grand Ronde’s Canoe Journey

May 29, 2011 admin 0

The Cultural Resources Department of the Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde in collaboration with the Willamette Heritage Center at The Mill presented a special […]

The Governor Kieft War

May 27, 2011 admin 0

In 1639, the Dutch West India Company resolved to exact tribute from local Indians around New Amsterdam, stating that these Indians were under Dutch protection. […]

Ancient America: Hovenweep

May 27, 2011 admin 0

In 1854 a Mormon expedition under the leadership of W. D. Huntington reported finding some ancient ruins in southeast Utah. Twenty years later, the photographer […]

The Dutch and the Indians

May 14, 2011 admin 0

The Dutch, whose presence in North America was not of long duration (about 40 years), were interested primarily in trade and viewed Indians as something […]

Swedes and Indians

May 13, 2011 admin 0

New Sweden is one of the least known European colonies in North America. This Swedish colony was established in what is now Delaware in 1638 […]