History

Repeal Day Cocktail Recipes

Let’s celebrate the day Americans got rid of a pesky law and regained the right to openly knock back a …

Private First Class Joseph

This is for my dad, and for all the vets out there this Veterans Day. My dad was naturally Dad …

Log Entry

A legendary Yellowstone ranger recounts his strangest wildlife encounters in “the home of the Bigfoot.” No one knows Yellowstone like Bob …

Tall Tales

Bigfoot casts a long shadow in Native American lore and American frontier folk legend. Mention the name Bigfoot and most people will …

25 Mysteries of the West

Just in time for Halloween, here are 25 spooky, strange, or unexplainable tales that haunt the American West.

Burying Art, Unburying History

A controversial sculpture commemorating the hanging of 38 Dakota Indians has been dismantled and interred in a secret location — with the blessing of its creator.

Giving Voice To The Clay

Contemporary clay artists carry forward an age-old tradition while breaking new ground.

C&I ART BEAT: Alexander Gardner and the Fort Laramie Treaty and More Upcoming Exhibitions

Dive deeper into the country’s visual history through photographer Alexander Gardner’s 1868 images of the Fort Laramie Treaty.