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Contact: Gerry Everding
Washington University in St. Louis

Poverty Point Excavation (2 of 2)

Caption: A group of school students visits the Washington University excavations of Mound A at Poverty Point. While doing work at the site, researchers collaborate closely with the Louisiana Office of State Parks to conduct educational and outreach efforts that enhance understanding of the rich history and archaeology of America’s Native inhabitants.

Credit: WUSTL Photo

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