10 Results for tag "American Indian"
American Indian Interpretation
Explore the diverse cultures of Native peoples striving to preserve their traditional way of life and learn about the roles they played in creating a new country.
American Indian Life Series
Join us for this thought-provoking series exploring past and present American Indian cultures.
Captives to Citizens
Discuss the 18th c. practice of captive taking, and subsequent adoption, in eastern woodland tribes – and the unique definitions of citizenship in these American Indian communities
Lafayette and Kayewla: The Marquis and the Oneida
Join the Marquis de Lafayette, known as a friend of the Native Americans, in 1824 as he recounts his history with the Oneida Indians during his time in America.
My Story, My Voice- Sam
Sam, a Black soldier, tells his heroic story of self-liberation, his encounters with the Shawnee, his supposed enemy, and those who enslaved him. Which army will he fight for?
From Freedom to Slavery
After making a free life for herself as an adopted Shawnee Indian, Methotaskee is brought back into slavery.
Celebrate American Indian life and culture through stories and traditions.
FAQs with our American Indian Interpreters
Get answers to frequently asked questions about the story of American-Indian tribes in Virginia. Read on to learn more about the American-Indian community.
Warriors Stood There
Native American people made a significant contribution to US Armed Forces. Read on to learn how they served and sacrificed their lives to service.
Mocassins are soft-soled footwear unique to each Native-American tribe from North and South America. Read on to learn to make a pair of mocassins at home.