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Burial mounds of central Minnesota

Lloyd Alden Wilford

Burial mounds of central Minnesota

excavation reports

by Lloyd Alden Wilford

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Published by Minnesota Historical Society in St. Paul .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Minnesota.
    • Subjects:
    • Mounds -- Minnesota.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 51.

      Statement[by] Lloyd A. Wilford, Elden Johnson, and Joan Vicinus.
      SeriesMinnesota prehistoric archaeology series, Publications of the Minnesota Historical Society, Publications of the Minnesota Historical Society.
      ContributionsJohnson, Elden., Vicinus, Joan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE78.M7 W54
      The Physical Object
      Pagination72 p.
      Number of Pages72
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5739938M
      LC Control Number70626259

      Guide Book. Twelfth Annual Tri-State Geological Field Conference. n.p., HHH. and Loren N. Horton. "A Memorial Bibliography of Charles R. Keyes and Ellison J. Orr." Journal of the Iowa Archaeological Society 23()— Burial Mounds of Central Minnesota: Excavation Reports. St. Paul: Minnesota State Historical Society, This large acre burial mound complex was first surveyed in by T. H. Lewis, who as part of the Northwest Archeological Survey, mapped features such as burial mounds, rock alignments, and pictographs in 11 states and Manitoba, Canada. The three parallel lines connected to mounds depict the linear mounds attached to them.

      burial mounds f central minnesotaburial mounds of central minnesota etirtexcavation reports lloyd a. wilford, elden johnson, and joan vicinus minnesota historical . Our challenging hazards are a theme based on actual Indian burial mounds found at nearby Tipsinah Mounds park and campground. Make your next round of golf a memorable one. Come out enjoy this hidden gem in West Central Minnesota, beautiful Tipsinah Mounds Golf Course in Elbow Lake Minnesota, overlooking Pomme de Terre Lake.

      This Woodland time frame is what we have in the mounds of our area. It has been estimated that Minnesota once had s burial mounds throughout the state but most evidence of them have disappeared. The burial mound concept took various forms, the most numerous are circular and dome-shaped or conical. Aborigines of Minnesota, (), by N.H. Winchell. Minnesota's Indian Mounds and Burial Sites, (), by C.M Arzigian and K.P. Stevenson. Indian Mounds of Wisconsin, (), by Robert Birmingham and Leslie Eisenberg - includes a well written, and up-to-date summary of what is known about the Effigy Mound Culture.


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Burial Mounds of Central Minnesota: Excavation Reports (Minnesota Prehistoric Archaeology Series) [Lloyd A. Wilford] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Burial mounds of central Minnesota excavation reports by Lloyd Alden Wilford. Published by Minnesota Historical Society in St. Paul. Written in EnglishPages: Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

Burial mounds of central Minnesota by Lloyd Alden Wilford; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Mounds. Get this from a library. Burial mounds of central Minnesota; excavation reports. [Lloyd A Wilford; Elden Johnson; Joan Vicinus] -- Report of thirty-two years of investigations of burial mounds of prehistoric man in Minnesota.

The item Burial mounds of central Minnesota;: excavation reports, [by] Lloyd A. Wilford, Elden Johnson, and Joan Vicinus represents a specific, individual, material embodiment of a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in Boston University Libraries.

The Rehabilitation and Preservation of Indian Burial Mounds by the National Park Service. National Park Service, Guide Book. Twelfth Annual Tri-State Geological Field Conference. n.p., Burial Mounds of Central Minnesota: Excavation Reports.

Paul: Minnesota. Minnesota’s landscape is dotted with earthworks or mounds built by Native American peoples before the arrival of Euro-American settlers. Such earthworks are frequently located along bluffs and terraces which overlook rivers. The illustrated map above shows a large mound group in Goodhue County, first recorded by T.H.

Lewis in Cite this Record. Burial Mounds of Central Minnesota, Excavation Reports. Lloyd A. Wilford, Elden Johnson, Joan Vicinus.

Paul: Minnesota Historical Society. Cited by: 3. The Crow Wing County Historical Society research library has many excellent resources available to researchers. These include county resident oral and written histories, county and township histories by Anna Himrod, Brainerd City Directories, the Crow Wing County Naturalization Index, an extensive obituary index, and much, much more.

Cite this Record. Burial Mounds of Central Minnesota: Excavation Reports. Lloyd A. Wilford, Elden Johnson, Joan Vicinus.

Minnesota Prehistoric Archaeology Series, by: 3. It was reported that the archaeologist had been commissioned to explore the burial mounds at the former site of Kaposia in South St.

Paul, Dakota County, Minnesota, a few miles south and across the Mississippi from Indian Mounds Park. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Burial Mounds of the Northern Sections of the United States by Cyrus Thomas - Free Ebook Project Gutenberg.

Wilford of the University of Minnesota excavated two mounds (Nos. 59 & 66) at the east end of the group. Wilford noted that the mounds west of the ones he excavated were no longer visible.

Wilford's study was published in A survey by Minnesota Historical Society archaeologists in found. A St. Cloud lawyer and legislator, Jacob Brower, also begin mapping mounds in the late 19th century, concentrating on areas of central Minnesota not examined by Lewis.

Both Lewis and Brower were convinced the mounds had been built by the ancestors of American Indians. Indian burial mounds in Itasca State Park in Minnesota. Iron Mountain Road, Devil's Tower and Mount Rushmore, Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. Upham goes on to say that there were mounds mapped around the shores of Lake Minnetonka, some recorded in Winchell’s book Aborigines of Minnesota, which was published long before there was an Minnesota State Archaeologist–the office that now has the enormous task of keeping records on the location of burial sites.

Many of these mounds were destroyed or lowered so that they are not. “The concern about Grand Mound as a burial ground still exists, Jones said, but there's growing interest in using the site -- with the involvement of Minnesota's Native American communities and possibly in conjunction with a historical center at burial mounds across the river in Ontario -- to tell the story of the people who built the mounds and lived in the area centuries ago,” the Grand Forks Herald story said.

Approximat conical burial mounds built by the ancestral Dakota dot the landscape of southern Minnesota, and were particularly common in what is now the Twin Cities area.

The mounds range in age from 2, to years old, but Euro-Americans encountered Dakota people still living around and with the mounds in the 18th and 19th centuries. One of the largest, the burial site of the 4th-century emperor Nintoku, on the outskirts of the city of Sakai, near Osaka, measures 1, feet ( metres) in length and is feet (35 metres) high.

Burial mounds were characteristic of the Indian cultures of east-central North America from about bce to ce. The most numerous and grandly conceived ones, found in the Ohio and Mississippi river valleys, were. Expert Essay: Architectural historian Larry Millett, author of Lost Twin Cities and numerous other books, offers a colorful tour of notable Minnesota buildings and building styles, from American Indian burial mounds to Beaux Arts monuments and suburban big boxes.In on the Tom Kenneally Farm another burial site was uncovered of more recent origin.

This site contained numerous artifacts from trade with the Michigan area and the bodies were buried in wooden coffins with glass panes – most likely built by the Pond brothers between and when they made coffins for their Indian friends.This is a list of notable burial mounds in the United States built by Native Americans.

Burial mounds were built by many different cultural groups over a span of many thousands of years, beginning in the Late Archaic period and continuing through the Woodland period up to the time of European contact.