Mysteries in American History
Aliens and UFO's
Creatures & Monsters
Disappearances & Mysterious Deaths
Lost Treasure Tales
Objects & Places
People & Events
There are dozens of unexplained events and
American History. From ancient times to more recent
events, questions remain unanswered, crimes were never solved, strange
creatures lurk in forests and lakes, people go missing and are never
found, the government is suspected of cover-ups, and accepted written
history is often questioned. Some mysteries will, undoubtedly, never
be solved, others prompt new generations, with advanced technologies, to
search for answers; yet more, remain the subjects of intense debates.
Why did the Anasazi people abandon their
cities? What is the Moth Man? Did
Meriwether Lewis commit suicide or
was he murdered? Did the Romans explore America? What mysteries do the
Nevada and Alaska Triangles hide? Does
Bigfoot really exist? What is
the legend of Dudleytown, Connecticut? Where did the people of the
Roanoke Colony go? These, and many more mysteries will be explored in
this new section of Legends'
Mysteries in American History.
Aliens and UFO's
Aliens in Dulce,
New Mexico - Dulce Base
is an alleged secret alien underground facility under Archuleta Mesa
Colorado-New Mexico border. Claims of alien activity there
first arose in 1979.
Levelland, Texas UFO Sightings - Occurring on November 2–3, 1957 in and
around the small town of Levelland, Texas, this case is considered by
ufologists to be one of the most impressive in UFO history, because of the
large number of witnesses involved over a relatively short period of time.
The Roswell Incident
- The hot summer of 1947 brought something new
other than it historic contingent of Indians, Spaniards, longhorn cattle,
and cowboys. That was the summer that
the Roswell skies, as well as the heavens all over America were filled
with unidentified flying objects – UFO’s!
UFO in Aztec, New Mexico - in 1948. This
crash allegedly Taking place not long after the famous Roswell crash
of 1947, another UFO was said to have crashed in Hart Canyon northeast
of Aztec, Mexico in March, 1948.
Creatures & Monsters
The Beast of Bray Road - Labeled as a
werewolf by some witnesses, this creature allegedly seen near Elkhorn,
Wisconsin is described as bear-like,
as a hairy biped resembling Bigfoot, and an intelligent wolf-like
creature which walk on its hind legs.
Boggy Creek Monster - In the area of Fouke,
in Miller County, southeast of Texarkana, there allegedly lives the
Boggy Creek Monster, also referred to as the Fouke Monster, who has
been a legend of the area since the 1840’s.
Cryptozoology and Bigfoot
been sighted throughout the United States, from the 16th Century to
present. The first reported sightings were by
Bear Lake Sea Monster -
In addition to its wonderful sporting opportunities for boaters,
skiers, and fisherman, Bear Lake, Utah is allegedly called home to a sea monster.
Devil's Hole Cave, Arkansas - A strange
and mysterious creature is said to reside within the depths of this
seemingly bottomless cave.
El Chupacabra or the Goat Sucker - This is
a heavy creature, the size of a small bear, with a row of spines
reaching from the neck to the base of the tail and it takes its name
from the fact that it is supposed to attack animals and drink their
blood – especially goats.
in Wyoming - Myth or Reality? - The jackalope is said to be an
antlered species of rabbit, sometimes rumored to be extinct. One of
the rarest animals in the world, it is a cross between a now extinct
pygmy-deer and a species of killer-rabbit.
The Jersey Devil - One of America's Oldest
Mysteries, this legendary creature, described as a flying biped with
hooves, is said to lurk in the Pine Barrens of Southern New Jersey.
Minnesota Iceman - In the 1960's, a male,
human-like creature was exhibited across America. Described as 6 foot
tall, hairy, with large hands and feet, he was promoted as a
Neanderthal, Bigfoot or Yeti.
and Sea Serpents - The remarkable sea
been reported at so many points, and by so many witnesses not addicted to
fish tales nor liquor, that there ought to be some reason for him.
Momo the Monster - Local legend in
Missouri says that a strange creature, similar to Bigfoot has been
sighted in the Show-Me State.
The Moth Man - This legendary creature,
described as a man-sized bird, was reportedly seen in the Point
Pleasant area of West Virginia in the mid 1960's.
Murphrysboro Mud Monster - Prowling
Southern Illinois in the 1970's was a huge, wet, hairy, mud-slathered
Mystery of the Thunderbird Photo - A
mysterious creature that was said to have been captured near the town
of Tombstone, Arizona in 1890.