Fresh Look at Burials and Mass Graves Tells New Story of Cahokia

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Illinois State Archaeological Survey director Thomas Emerson, ISAS physical anthropologist Kristin Hedman, and ISAS skeletal analyst Eve Hargrave and their colleagues found that a famous “beaded burial” at the ancient city of Cahokia held both male and female remains, contrary to earlier reports.