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Cobb Institute summer dig in Oktibbeha County

Cobb Institute summer dig in Oktibbeha County

Anthropology majors (l-r) Daniel McCallister of Starkville, Sherman Chow of Greenwood and Angie Steed of Kosciusko painstakingly examine an ancient house site in northern Oktibbeha County Wednesday. In a project directed by Evan Peacock of MSU’s Cobb Institute of Archaeology, students are excavating a 700-year-old Native American site.

Photo by: Bob Ratliff

July 11, 2001