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Photographer: Unknown, Non-Indian

Subject: George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957
       Nacoochee Mound Expedition (1915)

Date Created: 1915

Catalog Number: P11604

Format: Albumen print

Dimensions: 3.25 x 4 in.

Collection History: Documentation of MAI expeditions and excavations and those funded by George Heye before the creation of the Museum often includes photographs of camp life and expedition members.

Description: George Gustav Heye posed at the excavations at Nacoochee Mound, with an elaborately decorated wooden summer house on top of mound in background

Place: Nacoochee Mound; Nacoochee; White County; Georgia; USA

Site Name: Nacoochee Mound

Culture/People: Late Mississippian Tradition (archaeological culture),Non-Indian

Culture Hierarchy: Mississippian Tradition (archaeological culture)>Late Mississippian Tradition (archaeological culture)

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