Looking at Prehistory:
Indiana's Hoosier National Forest Region, 12,000 B.C. to 1650
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Letter from Forest Supervisor
Paleoindian Period: ?12,000 to 8,000 B.C.
Early Archaic Period: 8,000 to 6,000 B.C.
Middle Archaic Period: 6,000 to 4,000 B.C.
Late Archaic Period: 4,000 to 1,000 B.C.
Early Woodland Period: 1,000 to 200 B.C.
Middle Woodland Period: 200 B.C. to A.D. 500
Late Woodland Period: ca. A.D. 500 to 1500
Mississippian Period A.D. 1,000 to 1650
Relating Prehistoric Cultures to Historic Indian Tribes
The Role of the Public in Archaeological Research
Suggested Reading and References
Passport in Time Program
Important Federal and State Laws
Archaeological Research Centers and Organizations in Indiana
Prehistoric Time Periods. (Copyright Noel Justice)|
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Note: All artifacts are in centimeter scale.
Published 2006 by the Government Printing Office
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