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Kathy Stevenson, a project director at the Mississippi Valley Archaeology Center in La Crosse, Wis., talk about how staff used ancient techniques to make a hoe out of a bison scapula. She was at Whitewater State Park Sunday to talk about ancient people and identify any artifacts people brought in.
Posted: Thursday, September 19, 2013 10:31 am
Updated: 10:35 am, Thu Sep 19, 2013.
ELBA — You're a 5-year-old boy learning to survive in a dangerous world. You need to hurl a spear with an atlatl, skin a bison, find food and avoid being killed. Your tools are sticks, rocks and your brains.
You're a 5-year-old girl learning to survive in a dangerous world. You need to make pots, find and cook food. Your tools are clay, rocks, wood, fire and your brains.
Thursday, September 19, 2013 10:31 am.
Updated: 10:35 am.