The Hopewell tradition describes the common aspects of the Native American
culture that flourished along rivers in the ...
Effigy of a hawk claw cut from sheet mica, Ohio Hopewell culture, 100 BC-500 AD
. Excavated from Hopewell Mound Group, Ross County, Ohio ca. 1922-1925.
Re-creation of a Hopewell hamlet (www.cerhas.uc.edu). The Hopewell culture
flourished in Ohio and other parts of eastern North America during the Middle ...
Jan 30, 2009 ... The name is derived from the Hopewell farm in Ross county, Ohio, where the first
site—centring on a group of burial mounds with extensive ...
Earthen mounds and embankments forming huge geometric enclosures grace
the landscape of the Ohio River Valley. These monumental structures were built ...
Feb 21, 2000 ... The most spectacular burial mounds come from the Ohio Valley. For example, at
the typesite of Hopewell, a mound complex near Chillicothe, ...
Understanding the prehistoric Hopewell Culture of Ohio.
Regardless of the precise nature of the Hopewell culture, it existed in Ohio from
about 100 B.C. to A.D. 500. The major Hopewell sites are geometric and hilltop ...
Jul 8, 2010 ... About 2,200 years ago, the Indian people living in the Ohio and Mississippi areas
began a new cultural complex which archaeologists would ...
However, the most sophisticated Hopewell settlements and the largest burial
mounds were in Ohio and Illinois. When they buried honored people in the