American History



…an 18,800-acre haven for North America’s largest land mammal, occupies pine-pocked grassland rolling west from Northwest Montana’s snow-capped Mission

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Basket Of Stars
A Native American basket entitled “Myriads of Stars Shine over the Graves of Our Ancestors. A Dat-So-Lalee Masterpiece” sold at auction for $87,500. Renowned artisan Dat So La Lee (aka Louisa Keyser) made the vessel around 1917, meticulously interwea
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Going Dutch
On Tuesday, August 27, 1664, New Amsterdam, a harborside settlement at the southern tip of Manhattan Island, was bustling. Carpenters were hammering. Coopers were assembling barrels out of staves and metal hoops. Tavernkeepers were sweeping floors. T