Early Archaeology - Mound IIThe first archaeological work at Owl Creek Mounds was supervised by Moreau Chambers in August, 1935. He was employed by the Mississippi Department of Archives and History and assisted by Slater Gordon. E.T. Winston, a Pontotoc journalist and local historian, also helped. The crew, hired by the Federal Employment Relief Administration, was composed of local men.
|Placed By||United States Forest Service and Mississippi State University|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, June 25th, 2015 at 10:03am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 322407 N 3770072|
|Decimal Degrees||34.05633333, -88.92421667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 34° 3.38', W 88° 55.453'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||34° 3' 22.8" N, 88° 55' 27.18" W|
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|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling West|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1153-1185 Co Rd 413, New Houlka MS 38850, US|
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