Contact: Brandi Berry
Fernbank Museum of Natural History
Caption: Sixteenth century glass beads are among the rare artifacts discovered at Fernbank Museum of Natural History's archaeology site, which scholars believe is a stop along Hernando de Soto's trek through the Southeast in 1540.
Credit: Dan Schultz/Fernbank Museum of Natural History
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