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Native American Tribes and Cultures
Native American Tribes and Cultures(13 Photos)
Native American cultures in the United States include socially and geographically diverse groups.
Native American Warriors and Battles
Native American Warriors and Battles(13 Photos)
Discover the history of conflict between colonial and American governments and the Native American population of the United States.
Native Americans: Legislation
Native Americans: Legislation(12 Photos)
For more than 300 years, Native Americans have fought, often through legal efforts, to preserve and maintain their cultures, land and way of life.
Transcontinental RailroadVideo Clip (3:27)
Video Clip (3:27)
Find out how the transcontinental railroad transformed America into one nation.
Dust Storms Strike America
Dust Storms Strike AmericaVideo Clip (2:48)
Video Clip (2:48)
Families were driven out of the once fertile Great Plains by massive dust clouds--one that rose to 10,000 feet and reached as far as New York City.
NORAD: Homeland Protection
NORAD: Homeland ProtectionVideo Clip (3:21)
Video Clip (3:21)
High above Colorado Springs in the front range of the Rocky Mountains stands the 9,565 foot Cheyenne Mountain, home of the NORAD Combat Operations Center.
John Elway's Colorado
John Elway's ColoradoVideo Clip (2:42)
Video Clip (2:42)
In this States video clip John Elway on Colorado: John Elway shares with us why Colorado is the best place to live in the USA. This video clip is courtesy of The History Channel.
Demise of the Anasazi
Demise of the AnasaziVideo Clip (2:40)
Video Clip (2:40)
Did climate change force the Anasazi to abandon their settlement?
Salida, ColoradoVideo Clip (0:56)
Video Clip (0:56)
Colorado resident Tim Edwards captures spectacular footage of a cigar-shaped object speeding around the skies of Central Colorado. With hundreds of local residents as witness, the sighting is one of the most significant mass sightings in recent years. See the footage for yourself.
Inside a Prefab Fallout Shelter
Inside a Prefab Fallout ShelterVideo Clip (0:48)
Video Clip (0:48)
In a History Rewind video, a new housing development near Denver, Colorado displays the first model homes with built-in fallout shelters. The room is designed with an atomic war in mind, proving to be just what the harried house wife is looking for.
Place the State
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