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Prehistoric burial places in Maine

by Charles Clark Willoughby

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Published by Peabody museum of American archaeology and ethnology in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tombs -- Maine,
  • Maine -- Antiquities

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Charles C. Willoughby... With four plates and fifty illustrations in the text by the author.
    SeriesArchaeological and ethnological papers of the Peabody museum -- v. 1, no. 6., Archaeological and ethnological papers of the Peabody Museum -- vol. 1, no. 6.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE51 .H337
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 p. ℗ ., [3]-52 p.
    Number of Pages52
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14133235M
    LC Control Number05005555

    The ancient European cemetery known as Gross Fredenwalde is currently believed to be the oldest cemetery in the world. According to researchers, it is the earliest known instance of a “true cemetery”, in which people purposely and carefully buried the dead together. The grave site dates back to the Mesolithic era and finding multiple graves.   10 Archeological Sites In Ohio That Will Absolutely Fascinate You. Ohio is rich with evidence of the ancient American Indian legacy. The stories that our archeological finds tell only give us a glimpse into the past—but even just a glimpse into the lives of .

    Tumulus burial accounts. The funeral of Patroclus is described in book 23 of the lus is burned on a pyre, and his bones are collected into a golden urn in two layers of fat. The barrow is built on the location of the pyre. Achilles then sponsors funeral games, consisting of a chariot race, boxing, wrestling, running, a duel between two champions to the first blood, discus throwing.   Many years ago, there were over 20 remarkable footprints in the solid rock in Maine, USA. It remains a mystery when, by whom or what those tracks were made. It is also unknown how they could have been made in the ledge.

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