Archive for category: Ohio

The Scippo-Scioto Earthworks, A newly Discovered Earthwork in Pickaway County, Ohio

15 Apr
April 15, 2017

Jerrel C. Anderson Vienna, West Virginia Introduction The government Agriculture Department aerial photographs taken of the Ohio landscape in 1938 have again proven (Anderson, 1980) to be a fertile ground for the discovery of ancient earthworks. I am preparing a series of articles on what I have discovered over the last 50 years of the […]

Jerrel interviewed on Revolution Radio’s “An Open Canvas”

02 Nov
November 2, 2015

The Circleville Earthwork and Hopewell

01 Dec
December 1, 2011

published by the Ohio Archaeologist, Vol. 61, No. 1, Winter 2011 It is time to restore the Circleville earthwork to its former vaunted stature — time to undo the damage done to the reputation of this remarkable earthwork by no other than E. G. Squier and E. Davis (Squier and Davis 1848). These two, in their epochal 1848 work, Ancient […]