The Hopewell tradition describes the common aspects of the Native American
culture that ... system spread far and wide and have been seen in many burials
outside the Midwest. ... Hopewell mounds fro...
When they buried honored people in the mounds, the Hopewell included items
that tell ... The most ornate artifacts were in Ohio mounds. ... The Hopewell built
their mounds in Michigan from 10 B.C. until about A.D. 400. ... The Hopewell
people are gone, but 17 of their burial mounds still lie in a forest outside Grand
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 ...
Jan 30, 2009 ... Hopewell culture, notable ancient Indian culture of the east-central area of North
America. ... Ohio, where the first site—centring on a group of burial mounds with
extensive ... Their best pottery was well made, with decoration applied by incised
or ... Like the earlier Adena people, the Hopewell built elaborate ....
This mysterious mound is one of literally thousands that early Native Americans
built in the Mississippi and Ohio River Valleys, the Great Lakes region, and ...
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, ...
The outer portion of the wall is made of dark brown earth, while the inner ... Eagle
Mound is a low mound located at the center of the Great Circle. ... saved the
Great Circle from destruction by building the county fairgrounds on the site in
1854. ... Ohio Valley: A Guide to Mounds and Earthworks of the Adena, Hopewell,
This means that people of the Hopewell culture began to build the Great Circle ...
This buried the circle of mounds under a dark brown circular enclosure. ... At the
end of this stage, the outer surface of the Great Circle would have been dark ...
Greenman did not find any bones or ashes in the basin, but it might have been ...
The Newsletter of Hopewell Archeology in the Ohio River Valley ... To my great
pleasure, the conference also included a tour to visit important sites in Wessex
and ... are nestled carefully within or outside the massive earthwork and
ditchworks. ... It is impossible to imagine Woodland Indians building a mound in
... is located in Enon. This mound is believed to have been built by the Adena
culture. ... Mound Builders: Map of Adena Hopewell Mounds and Earthworks in
Ohio. Save Learn more ..... Top Ten Best Mound and Earthwork Sites in Indiana.
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