Adena Mound, the type site for the Adena culture of prehistoric mound builders, is a registered historic structure, on the grounds of the Adena Mansion for which it is named, near Chillicothe, Ohio, listed in the National Register on June 5, 1975.
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... the annual flooding of the major rivers, near their small conical mounds ... This period signals an ending of large conical mounds northerly in and along the state ... Their mounds were made partly with rocks, having more people buried within than earlier special person mounds ...
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“Worn down by the hoofs of millions of half-wild Texas cattle driven along it to the railheads in Kansas, the trail was a bare, brown, dusty strip hundreds of miles long, lined with the bleaching bones of longhorns and cow ponies. Here and there a broken-down chuck wagon or a small mound marking the grave of some cowhand buried by his partners on the lone prairie gave evidence to the hardships of the journey.”
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