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Description: Underwater view of two archaeologists surveying and investigating the bow of the "Rouse Simmons" (also known as the Christmas Tree ship). One person is swi...
Description: A group photograph of Violet Lee Dousman (back row, 3rd from left) and her fellow travelers, guides and Egyptians on a trip to Giza, Egypt. Five people are...
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: The jaw bone of a bison as found in the earth.
Description: Dr. Albert Goetze, professor of Assyriology at Yale University, examining 4000 year old Sumarian cuneiform tablets from the Wisconsin State Historical Soci...
Description: View of a rock with an engraved plate reading, "Group of prehistoric Indian burial mounds and Winnebago village site. Marked by the Delavan Woman's Club -...
Description: A field party of members of the Wisconsin Archaeological Society visit an effigy mound at Big Bend. The men are dressed in suits and hats.
The History of Paleo-Indians in Wisconsin
Description: Underwater view of two archaeologists measuring and surveying the site of the "Success." Much of the ship remains buried under sand.
Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story
Interactive Resource, Historical Essay, Slide Show
Wisconsin Historical Museum Field Trip
Description: Five examples of typical Wisconsin flint weapon points found at Interstate Park.
Description: The jaw bone of Bison Occidentalis in the peat pit at Interstate Park.
Description: Two men seated inside a tent at the digging site at Interstate Park.
Description: Underwater view of an archaeologist surveying the bilge pump of the "Success." The pump is resting in a bed of sand towards the stern of the ship. Text on...
Description: Underwater view of a propeller located off of the "Appomattox" wreck site, near Shorewood, in Lake Michigan. The diver is Kimm Stabelfeldt.
Description: A visitor takes in the sight of three linear burial mounds at the Sure-Johnson mound group south of McFarland, Wisconsin.
Description: Thunderbird petroglyphs carved on rock face at Twin Bluffs.
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