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Serpent Mound - Wikipedia


The Fort Ancient culture was influenced by the ... to western North Carolina and north to the Great Lakes area. ... been built, however, by the early Hopewell culture (200 ... The Hopewell culture h...

Hopewell Indian Mounds | Ohio - Touring Ohio


Hopewell Indian Mounds at Mound City in Chillicothe is home to the Hopewell ... made of earthen walls, often built in geometric patterns and mounds of various shapes. ... When those early excavations were conducted, Ohio did not have a ... The best archaeology information gathered to date indicate that the mounds were  ...

The Hopewell Indian Mound builders and their mysterious culture ...


Jul 22, 2015 ... Some theorized the large mounds were built by a lost tribe of Israel. ... He has theorized the Hopewell Indians built a straight pathway known as The Great ... In a small park outside of the village of Tarlton, Ohio is an earthen ...

Hopewell Culture - National Park Service


Mound City Group is the only fully restored Hopewell earthwork complex. ... enclosure and among the mounds can still experience a sense of what it may have ... along the waterways of the great forest. ... building. The first step in the mound building process was to construct a ... borrow pits outside of Mound City's walls may.

Mounds of the Midwest - Chicago Tribune


May 8, 2000 ... In what is now Ohio, Illinois, Iowa,Wisconsin, Michigan and Indiana, ... Some mounds were built along the ridgeline of hilltops; others were ... Why did they stop? ... Hopewell culture, which has spawned a near cult following among ... A 1.5-mile trail wanders the grounds outside the embankment wall, ...

Fort Ancient Earthworks - Ohio History Central


Postcard showing the great east walls of Fort Ancient, ca. 1920-1950. Fort Ancient, built 2,000 years ago by pre-contact Native Americans, is an earthworks ... Two mounds are located just outside the gateway. ... The Hopewell culture ( 100 B.C. to 500 A. D.) of pre-contact Native American people constructed the earthworks.

Mounds in Croton Township Michigan. Between 400 BC and 500 ...


Hopewell Indian Mounds Park (in Kent County, MI) ... year-old burial mound of the Mississippian Hopewell Indians located outside of Chillicothe, Ohio. ..... Built between A.D. 1050 and 1400, the town was occupied by 1,000 plus inhabitants until its ..... Great Serpent Mound, Ohio (700 BC-200 AD)Adena History - Native.

Mound City - Ancient Ohio Trail


Outside, walk among the 23 mounds and their low enclosing wall; each covers ... Hopewell era sites, and may reflect a period of time when mound building ... The pipe bowls portray a variety of animals, carved with accuracy and great artistry.

Ohio Prehistory - Fort Ancient


The Prehistoric Era in Ohio is divided into four periods: The Paleo- ... Consequently, Paleoindians did not build permanent settlements, though they likely ... with and without objects, and might be placed inside or outside a mound. ... Within Ohio, Hopewell earthworks are most prominent in the valleys of the Great and Little ...

Unit 3 Lesson Plan - IN.gov


Adena, Hopewell and early Woodland Indians, and their connec- tions to Mounds and Falls of the Ohio state parks. The students will gain insight into the ...

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Native Peoples of North America - Hopewell - Cabrillo College


Feb 21, 2000 ... Outside of Ohio, many contemporary societies in throughout the Eastern ... The most spectacular burial mounds come from the Ohio Valley. ... The great central mound is 250 ft. long, 150 ft wide, and 30 ft. high. .... between communities and regions continued, as did some mound-building (for a few centuries ...

Hopewell peoples


The Hopewell built their mounds in Michigan from 10 B.C. until about A.D. 400. ... are gone, but 17 of their burial mounds still lie in a forest outside Grand Rapids. ... Fort Hill State Memorial in Ohio contains one of the best-preserved Indian ...

Earthworks Timeline - Ancient Ohio Trail


places on earth where agriculture began without outside influence. The Adena ... The Hopewell Culture (100 BC to AD 400): Great new inspirations marked ... to the south, the Fort Ancient Indians did not build large pyramid mounds, or live.