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.
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 enclosures of ...
Earthen mounds and embankments forming huge geometric enclosures grace
the landscape of the Ohio River Valley. These monumental structures were built ...
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 ...
Jun 22, 2006 ... Lisa A. Mills conducted a study of ancient DNA recovered from human remains
from mounds at the Hopewell site, Ross County, Ohio.
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, ...
However, the most sophisticated Hopewell settlements and the largest burial
mounds were in Ohio and Illinois. When they buried honored people in the
Sep 23, 2016 ... Hopewell culture - A Woodland period culture of the Mississippi Valley. ...
Hopewell Mound in Ohio. September 2016 - About 200 BC, people ...