Prehistoric indian artifacts dating

28-Feb-2017 19:58

It sits on an American Indian mound dating to about the year 700.

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The village is consulting with architects on a preliminary design for the museum.Newtown plans to augment its own Indian artifact collection with donated or loaned artifacts from local residents and possibly from the Cincinnati Museum Center and Harvard University's Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology.The Peabody Museum has a large number of artifacts that were excavated from this area in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.The police department, which now occupies part of Village Hall, will spread out to fill that building.Village Hall is across the street from the old firehouse.

The village is consulting with architects on a preliminary design for the museum.Newtown plans to augment its own Indian artifact collection with donated or loaned artifacts from local residents and possibly from the Cincinnati Museum Center and Harvard University's Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology.The Peabody Museum has a large number of artifacts that were excavated from this area in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.The police department, which now occupies part of Village Hall, will spread out to fill that building.Village Hall is across the street from the old firehouse.Built in 1878, it's also on top of an Indian mound that, like the one under the old firehouse, is discernible only to anthropology and archaeology experts with knowledge of Newtown's prehistory.