Indian Mounds of Wisconsin

Indian Mounds of Wisconsin

by Robert A. Birmingham, Leslie E. Eisenberg


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ISBN-13: 9780299168742
Publisher: University of Wisconsin Press
Publication date: 10/28/2000
Edition description: 1
Pages: 264
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Robert A. Birmingham is the state archaeologist in the Division of Historic Preservation and Leslie E. Eisenberg is a forensic anthropologist and coordinator of the Burial Sites Preservation Program, both at the State Historical Society of Wisconsin.

Table of Contents

1The Mystery of the Mounds3
2Speculation, Excavation, Explanation: In Search of the Mound Builders13
3Wisconsin before the Mound Builders: The Paleo-Indian and Archaic Traditions69
4Early Burial Mound Builders: The Early and Middle Woodland Stages82
5Effigy Mound Builders: The Late Woodland Stage100
6Temple Mound Builders: The Mississippian Tradition142
7Mound Construction and Use in Later Times: Oneota, Northern Wisconsin, and the Historic Period163
8Indian Mounds in the Modern World180
AppendixSelected Mound Sites Open to the Public193

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