Discover Native American History

“Custer talks with Kiowa chiefs in Oklahoma in 1868.” UXL Encyclopedia of Native American Tribes, edited by Laurie J. Edwards, 3rd ed., vol. 2: Southeast, Great Plains, UXL, 2012. U.S. History in Context, Accessed 29 Oct. 2018.

November is Native American Heritage month! If you’re looking for resources to help you understand and celebrate the culture, history, and traditions of the first Americans, our US History in Context database can help.

US History in Context provides overviews, primary sources, articles, audio, video and images on significant topics relating to the history of the United States. In the category of Native Americans, you can link to resources on the following subjects:

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