December 2014 News

December 24, 2014
As editors of the Yale Indian Papers Project (YIPP), Paul Grant-Costa and Tobias Glaza explore collections at museums, archives, libraries, and historical societies across...
An excerpt from the deathbed narrative of a Mohegan Indian woman, as written down by Samson Occom. Collection: Thomas Leffingwell House & Museum, Norwich, CT
December 24, 2014
The Yale Indian Papers Project(YIPP) and the Mohegan Council of Elders are reacting with excitement to the discovery of historically significant writings by two noted tribal...
December 23, 2014
In a discovery being hailed by academics and members of the Mohegan Tribe, researchers at Yale University have linked a 238-year-old account of a young Mohegan woman’s...
December 8, 2014
Learning about the history and culture of New England’s native peoples has been challenging, as many old records, letters, treaties and maps have never been published....
December 8, 2014
The Yale Indian Papers Projectis making it easier to learn about the history and culture of New England Natives by gathering historical materials into one virtual collection...