by Vince Barrows
from FreeWebs Website
The purpose of the following is to investigate who the ancient people of the
Cahokia Mounds civilization were by looking at the archaeological evidence that is now on display in the local museums surrounding
This will include a look at important examples of symbolism in use by the Cahokia Civilization. A chronological discussion of the history of modern accounts of the
A review of Native mythology and legends that relate to the suite of symbolic attributes of the monumental earthwork may shed light on its past to the Native Americans.
Paradigms of Monks Mound chronology will be investigated in order to shed light on the historical methods and criteria that were used to develop the timeframe.
The discussion will include key pieces of information in a chronological order.