Ancient Mississippian Pastimes
by E. J. Neiburger, Waukegan, Illinois Originally Published in the Central States Archaeological Journal, Vol.57, No.4, pg.188 George Catlin painting of Mandan Indians playing Chunke in 1832, showing the game […]
Mississippi Discoidals: Ancient Sports Collectibles?
By Anthony A. Stein, Parkville, Missouri One of the most popular Mississippian artifacts today is the discoidal. What is a discoidal? The easiest answer is that a discoidal is a […]