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Description: A turtle effigy mound on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus, outlined by melting snow.
Description: A prehistoric station out among the dunes at Biskra, Algeria.
Description: Underwater view of an archaeologist swimming past the stern of the "Rouse Simmons" (also known as the Christmas tree ship). Except for the masts, the schoo...
Description: Underwater view of an archeologist surveying the site of the sunken "Milwaukee." The archeologist is swimming over a measuring tape, which runs from the sh...
Description: Stone displaying ancient writing. The rock was on the grounds of International Harvester's Phoenix Proving Grounds. Opened in 1947, the proving ground wa...
Date: 1936-10-09 ca.
Description: Bones of a bison still in the earth as found.
The History of Paleo-Indians in Wisconsin
Description: Elevated view of a four-footed American Indian effigy mound on the grounds of the Mendota State Hospital (Mendota Mental Health Institute).
Description: Outside the walls of Tebessa, in north eastern Algeria. Hills are in the far background.
Description: Underwater view of two archeologists surveying a portion of the "Lakeland." The divers are using cameras, with three or four strobes attached by an arm sys...
Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Elevated view of a double-tailed turtle effigy mound on Observatory Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: View from roof of Forked tail turtle mound on grounds of the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: Thunderbird petroglyphs carved on rock face at Twin Bluffs.
Description: Archaeological site plan of the schooner "Rouse Simmons." The wreck is drawn in great detail, showing the damage to the deck, along with the broken masts a...
Description: Underwater view of an archaeologist swimming over the windlass of the "Rouse Simmons" (also known as the Christmas Tree Ship). The archaeologist shines a l...
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: The jaw bone of a bison as found in the earth.
Description: View looking up at three men and a child on top of a cliff on which are petroglyphs. Pictograph Rock bearing aboriginal carvings, located on the south side...
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