Native Americans of Kentucky

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  1. Middle to late Archaic campsite in Union County
  2. The group that advises the state on issues regarding history, hertiage and perservation, in relationship to Native Americans
  3. The tribe that gave up there land in Kentucky, which today is known as the Jackson Purchase
  4. two circular middens found in Harrison County
  5. Adena mound near Big Bone Lick State Park
  6. the period when the native people of kentucky developed the atlatl to make their spears more effective
  7. Used by Native American hunters to hunt small game like deer and buffalo
  8. Paleoindian site near Hopkinsville
  9. an ellipse shaped shell midden on Green River
  10. important in cherokee ceremonies
  11. the last prehistoric culture period in Lexington and the Bluegrass region

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  1. a major issue that Native Americans are concerned with today
  2. Early spear point style
  3. settler who was adopted by a Shawnee Chief
  4. fortified Mississippian town and mound found on Tennessee River
  5. the people in Western Kentucky that built fortified towns with platform and burial mounds surrounded by an open plaza
  6. first people to call Kentucky home
  7. Native American tribe found in Kentucky that did not have a clan system
  8. Native American newspaper
  9. Fort Ancient Village in Madison County
  10. The first Native American tribe to develop a written language
  11. is the type of place that Kewt Kash is. This is where textiles, rope, beads, and a cradle board were found.
  12. used for cooking, holding water, and storing food
  13. Fort Ancient village in Greenup County
  14. located on a high ridge in Montgomery County
  15. used to carry children, and changed the shape of their heads
  16. place where archaeologist found evidence of Native Americans using fire to control the forest
  17. This was a school for Native Americans near Georgetown
  18. a person who digs to learn about the past
  19. Adena earthn enclosure in Lexington
  20. Sometimes called mound builders


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