Serpent Mound

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Ibolya Horvath
by Ann Merrill
published on 07 May 2021
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Serpent Mound, Ohio. It was first positively dated and attributed to the Native American Adena culture (c. 800 BCE - 1 CE) but later excavations strongly suggested it was built by the natives of the so-called Fort Ancient culture (c. 1000-1750 CE) and, most likely, around 1070 CE.

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Merrill, Ann. "Serpent Mound." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 07 May 2021. Web. 27 Nov 2021.