Recent Excavations at the Washausen Site, an 11th Century Mound Center in the American Bottom by Carey Barrier, Graduate Student, University of Michigan
Thursday, January 26, 2012
Ruthven Museum Building Room 2009
This presentation will provide a glimpse of recent excavations at the 11th century Washausen site. Situated about 24 miles south of Cahokia in the American Bottom, this site provides an opportunity to understand village life at a small mound center during a period of regional Mississippian developments.