Receiving Jeffers Mound Artifacts


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Receiving Jeffers Mound Artifacts is a picture, with genre photograph. Its dimensions are 4.0 in x 6.0 in.

It was created in 1996.

Worthington Historical Society is the Contributor.

Dr. Richard Yerkes (Department of Anthropology, The Ohio State University), Jane Trucksis (Curator, Worthington Historical Society) and Harvey Minton (Mayor, City of Worthington) are pictured with artifacts from the Jeffers Hopewell Prehistoric Mound. Artifacts were uncovered during the excavation of the Mound in 1985 by the Ohio State University Field School in Archaeology under Dr. Yerkes' supervision. Located by Plesenton Drive in Worthington, the mound and surrounding land donated to the Worthington Historical Society in 1974. The site was nominated to the National Register of Historic Places.

It covers the topics Native Americans, Jeffers Hopewell Prehistoric Mound and mayors.

It features the people Harvey Steiger Minton, 1933-2017 and Jane Trucksis.

It features the organization Worthington Historical Society.

It covers the city Worthington.

You can find the original at Worthington Historical Society.

This file was reformatted digital in the format video/jpeg.

The Worthington Historical Society identification code is 96-G-165.

The Worthington Memory identification code is whs0214_001.

This metadata record was human prepared by Worthington Libraries on February 18, 2002. It was last updated September 5, 2017.