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Blakely
Kolomoki Mounds State Park Museum
205 Indian Mounds Road
Blakely GA 39823
Phone 229 724-2150
Web Site http://gastateparks.org/info/kolomoki/
Description seven earthen mounds, museum partially inside an excavated mound, outdoor activities also available
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Park
Building Type Mounds
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor Recreation
Field of Study/Science Facility Archaeology
Group Identity Native American
Era 250 - 950 AD
New or Updated: 04/15/2003

Macon
Ocmulgee National Monument
1207 Emery Highway
Macon GA 31210
Phone 478 752-8257
Web Site www.nps.gov/ocmu/
Description 10,000 years of history on one site, mounds, earthlodge, Colonial trading post
Type of Resource Museum
Building Type Mounds
Field of Study Science Facility Archaeology
Group Identity Native American

Saint Simons Island
Georgia
Fort Frederica National Monument
Route 9, Box 286C
Saint Simons Island GA 31522
Phone 912 638-3639
Web Site www.nps.gov/fofr
E-mail FOFR_Superintendent@nps.gov
Description southernmost British outpost, abandoned, now holds visitor center with film, walking tours, archaeological exhibits in Visitor Center
Type of Resource Historic Place
Building Type Fort
Field of Study Science Facility Archaeology
Era 1736-1758

 

Hawaii
Lahaina
Friends of Mokuula Inc
505 Front Street #234
Lahaina HI 96761
Phone 808 661-3659
Web Site http://www.mokuula.com/
E-mail mailto:friends@mokuula.com
Description group involved in excavating and preserving Hawaiian political and spiritual center
Type of Resource Activity
Field of Study/Science Facility Archaeology
Group Identity Hawaiian
New or Updated: 05/20/2003

Mahukona
Lapakahi State Historical Park
Akoni Pule Highway (270)
Mahukona HI
Phone
Web Site http://www.hawaii.gov/dlnr/dsp/hawaii.html
Alt Web http://www.coralreefnetwork.com/mpa/lapakahi.htm
Description re-enactment of early Hawaiian life through demonstrations of daily activities, walks, partially restored archaeological remains, marine preserve
Type of Resource Museum
Kind of Activity Living History
Field of Study Science Facility Archaeology
Group Identity Hawaiian
Era 1400
Harpers Ferry
Iowa
Effigy Mounds National Monument
151 HWY 76
Harpers Ferry IA 52146
Phone 563 873-3491
Web Site http://www.nps.gov/efmo/
E-mail efmo_superintendent@nps.gov
Description 195 mounds, 31 effigies of mammals, birds, or reptiles, on 2500 acres, visitor center, 11 miles of trails
Type of Resource Historic Place
Building Type Mounds
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor
Field of Study Science Facility Archaeology
Group Identity Native American

Iowa City
Plum Grove Historic Farm
1030 Carroll Street
Iowa City IA 52240
Phone 319 337-6846
Web Site http://www.uiowa.edu/~plumgrov/
E-mail   mailto:osa@uiowa.edu
Alt Web http://www.iowahistory.org/sites/plum_grove/plum_grove.html
Description built as retirement home for first territorial governor, occupied by
several prominent figures since, summer archaeological excavations

Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Field of Study  Archaeology
Era 1844
Owner/Operator Johnson County Historical Society
New or Updated: 10/17/2003

Missouri Valley
Iowa
De Soto National Wildlife Refuge
1434 316th Lane
Missouri Valley IA 51555
Phone 712 642-4121
Web Site http://www.omaha.org/oma/goose.htm
Description 7800 acre refuge is major stop on snow geese migration path, also displays exhibit of artifacts from archaeological study of steamboat Bertrand, sunk in 1865
Type of Resource Nature
Field of Study Science Facility Archaeology
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