Background since the end of the 15th century the migration of europeans to the americas has led to centuries of population cultural and agricultural transfer and adjustment between old and new world societies a process known as the columbian exchangeas most native american groups had historically preserved their histories by oral traditions and artwork the first written sources of the.
The united states of america is a diverse country racially and ethnically six races are officially recognized by the us census bureau for statistical purposes white american indian and alaska native asian black or african american native hawaiian and other pacific islander and people of two or more races some other race is also an option in the census and other surveys.
Span classnews_dtoct 30 2017spannbsp018332dennis banks one of the countrys most influential american indian activists was a key figure in the 1970s standoff with federal agents at wounded knee the american indian.
indian medicine man figurines native american shaman statues were found near ice age arrowheads.
christmas cards were introduced in 1843 the same year a christmas carol was first published by sir henry cole an english businessman and patron of artthe card was designed by john calcott horsley and helped popularize the expression merry christmascole printed a thousand cards and sold them as a means to simplify the sending of christmas greetings.
latin american art latin american art artistic traditions that developed in mesoamerica central america and south america after contact with the spanish and the portuguese beginning in 1492 and 1500 respectively and continuing to the present read.
The revolutionary war native americans in the united states are the indigenous peoples in north america within the boundaries of the presentday continental united states parts of.
ojibwa history migration to the great lakes lepa first contact with europeans the ojibwa met nonnative americans in the 1600s possibly hearing about europeans through the huron people.
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