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Building Mound A, Poverty Point

Illustration of people borrowing earth to construct Poverty Point's Mound A, which was built with earth excavated from nearby pits

Building Mound A, Poverty Point

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Building Mound A, Poverty Point. Painting by Martin Pate

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