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Prehistoric Peoples of Southern Illinois and how they Lived

[ February 25, 2012; 10:00 am to 11:30 am. ] Take a journey through time to learn about the continually changing lives of prehistoric humans in southern Illinois over the last 12,000 years; from the earliest known nomadic hunters pursuing Ice Age animals like the wooly mammoth to the use of bow and arrow. Their role in the Cache River Basin during this region’s wide cultural development will be discussed, and you will get the chance to view artifacts from this important time in the development of the human race. For more information, call the Cache River Wetlands Center at (618) 657-2064. Continue reading

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