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Ancient monuments of the Mississippi Valley

Ancient monuments of the Mississippi Valley

comprising the results of extensive original surveys and explorations

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Published by Smithsonian Institution in [Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mounds -- Mississippi River Valley.,
  • Mississippi River Valley -- Antiquities.

  • Edition Notes

    Microfiche. Washington, D.C., Brookhaven Press, 1978. 5 microfiches ; 11 x 15 cm.

    StatementE.G. Squier and E. H. Davis.
    SeriesSmithsonian contributions to knowledge -- v. 1, Smithsonian Institution publication -- 1, Publication (Smithsonian Institution) -- 1.
    ContributionsDavis, E. H. 1811-1888
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination306 p. : ill., maps, plans, plates.
    Number of Pages306
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22223508M

    Ancient Monuments of the Mississippi Valley: Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge, Vol. I. By E. G. Squier, E. H. Davis PREFACE. The fact of the existence, within the valley of the Mississippi river and its tributaries, of many ancient monuments of human labor and skill, seems to have. Originally published in as the first major work in the nascent discipline as well as the first publication of the newly established Smithsonian Institution, Ancient Monuments of the Mississippi Valley remains today not only a key document in the history of American archaeology but also the primary source of information on hundreds of mounds and earthworks in the eastern United States.

    Ancient monuments of the Mississippi Valley (Book) Contact information Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. , [email protected] Ancient Monuments of the Mississippi Valley. Squire and Davis work that remains the standard for research on the Ancient Monuments of the Mississippi Valley. 6” x 9” Pages Hardcover: $ [ Book of Mormon] [ Book of Mormon] [ Book of Mormon] [

    This book was the first publication on any subject issued by the Smithsonian Institution. It is one of the most important and significant publications on the subject of ancient American archaeology. The digital copy available here is a copy of the first edition of the report. In the Smithsonian Institution Press published an edition of the full report with a detailed, interesting, and Cited by: Ancient Monuments Of The Mississippi Valley (Classics In Smithsonian Anthropology) Squire, Davis With the appearance of online sites offering you all types of media files, including movies, music, and books, it has become significantly easier to get hold of everything you may need/5().


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Ephraim Squier and Edwin Davis draw the most famous map of the site and include it in their groundbreaking work Ancient Monuments of the Mississippi Valley, the first book ever published by the Smithsonian Institution. They name the complex “North Fork Works,” due.

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