A 700-year-old canoe discovered on a sandbar in Arkansas and painstakingly restored at Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site is the centerpiece of a new permanent exhibit opening Sunday at the site.
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University of Missouri–St. Louis graduate Tony Farace climbs a long staircase to the top of Monks Mound near Collinsville, Ill. Once the sacred hub of a Native American empire, the vast earthwork remains at the center of efforts to understand the region’s ancient residents.
700-year-old canoe is lifted from a tank where it has been resting for three years as part of the preservation process. It will have to dry for at least a year before it can be displayed at the Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site in Collinsville.