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History of Native Americans in Warren and Mercer County
by Tim Boyd, David Nolan, Andrew Mallo

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Late Prehistoric Villages in the White River Drainage of Central Indiana
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Neusius Leads Research Meeting at Illinois State Museum
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Remains of bustling city found near new bridge
[Jan. 12, 2015]

Study of ancient dogs in the Americas yields insights into human, dog migration
[Jan. 7, 2015]

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The Kaskaskia Manuscripts: 1708–1816, A Calendar of Civil Documents in Colonial Illinois
by Lawrie Cena Dean and Margaret Kimball Brown

The Allure of the Exotic: Reexamining the Use of Local and Distant Pipestone Quarries in Ohio Hopewell Pipe Caches
by Thomas E. Emerson, Kenneth B. Farnsworth, Sarah U. Wisseman, and Randall E. Hughes



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