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Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Field with contours, and two mounds.
Description: Ink and watercolor on tracing cloth. Shows parts of Green Lake, Princeton, and Brooklyn townships, Indian mound groups, Green Lake, and other significant...
Description: A turtle effigy mound on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus, outlined by melting snow.
Description: Field prior to the park's reconstruction, with a fence in the foreground.
Description: Group of people standing on an eagle effigy mound on State Hospital grounds.
Description: A man in the distance stands on a mound, which is part of a group of mounds near the Fox River. Many artifacts including arrowheads and human bones have be...
Description: Watercolor of a Native American burial site. Generalized cross-section and stratigraphy of a typical Late Woodland effigy mound in Wisconsin.
Date: date unknown
Description: Oval burial mound at the T. Lewis Mound group in what is now Indian Mounds Park.
Description: Narrow red lines show principal secondary highways. Green circles shows points of historical interest. Green triangles show Indian mounds and Indian villag...
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: View of Aztalan State Park site when it was called Aztalan Mound Park.
Date: 1864 ca.
Description: This map is pen and pencil on paper and shows a profile of the Blue Mound and East Blue Mound.
A Guide for Archaeologists
Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story
Description: Part of a series of local maps, showing a number of burial mounds in the shape of animals near Madison, Wisconsin along military road. The maps also show d...
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: A large burial mound near the south side of Governor Nelson State Park.
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