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Angel Mounds

Location: Angel Mounds State Historic Site in front of interpretive center, 8215 Pollack Avenue, Evansville. (Warrick County, Indiana)

Erected by Indiana Sesquicentennial Commission, 1966

ID# : 87.1966.1

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Site of a palisaded Middle Mississippi Indian village occupied circa 1500 A.D. This 450 acre site includes eleven man-made mounds, town plaza and village area for a population of about 1, 000. Excavated by the Indiana Historical Society, 1939-1965.

Keywords

American Indian/Native American