16th Century Glass Beads from Fernbank Museum Site (image) Fernbank Museum of Natural History Share Print E-Mail 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 Usage Restrictions Usage with credit info only. Usage allowed to accompany story about discovery only. Other requests will be considered on individual basis Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.