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Monk's Mound near Collinsville, Illinois

The Pyramid Builders of America

By Harry L. Wells (1914) So far as any knowledge can be gathered from anything left behind, civilization in the great Mississippi Valley began with a race called Mound Builders, from want of any better designation. This name was derived from the fact that there exist throughout the valley thousands of mounds, large and small, from small tumuli to gigantic structures of…

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