Ancient America Mound

Ancient America Mounds

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The various cultures collectively termed Mound Builders were inhabitants of North America who, during a 5,000-year period, constructed various styles of earthen mounds for religious and ceremonial, burial, and elite residential purposes.
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MOUND BUILDERS CIVILIZATION

The Adena were the first of three civilizations known as the Mound Builders. The Mound Builders lived in the eastern half of the United States. The Mound Builders built earth mounds called earthworks. One of the most famous Adena earthwork is Serpent Mound.
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Who built the Serpent Mound and why?
ADAMS COUNTY, OHIO—In the late nineteenth century, Frederic Ward Putnam excavated two mounds near Serpent Mound, and he found artifacts and villages belonging to the Adena and the Fort Ancient cultures. Studies conducted in the 1990s dated the structure to A.D. 1120, or the Fort Ancient culture.Nov 19, 2013
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Moundbuilders. Ceremonial centers built by American Indians from about 2,200 to 1,600 years ago existed in what is now Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Michigan, as well as elsewhere.
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Mound Builders, in North American archaeology, name given to those people who built mounds in a large area from the Great Lakes to the Gulf of Mexico and from the Mississippi River to the Appalachian Mts. The greatest concentrations of mounds are found in the Mississippi and Ohio valleys.
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The mounds averaged 65 ft. in height and were constructed entirely by manual labor. Moundbuilders lived in dome shaped homes made with pole walls and thatched roofs. Important buildings were covered with a stucco made from clay and grass. These people grew native plants like corn, pumpkins, and sunflowers.
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They also hunted both small animals like rabbits and squirrels, and larger game animals like bison and various types of deer. In some lake regions they ate wild rice, and also ate fish either from the ocean or from freshwater lakes and rivers. They dried many foods to eat in the winter.
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The various cultures collectively termed Mound Builders were inhabitants of North America who, during a 5,000-year period, constructed various styles of earthen mounds for religious and ceremonial, burial, and elite residential purposes.
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CAHOKIA

Cahokia refers to the location where Mississippian culture thrived before European explorers landed in the Americas. From about 700 CE to 1400 CE, this site flourished and was once one of the greatest cities in the world.Apr 26, 2014
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https://www.ancient.eu › cahokiaThe Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site is the site of a pre-Columbian Native American city directly across the Mississippi River from modern St. Louis, Missouri. This historic park lies in southern Illinois between East St. Louis and Collinsville. Wikipedia
Did you know: Mound 48 is one of the larger mounds of the Cahokia site. cahokiamounds.org

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