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Nodena Site

Wilson, Arkansas
County of Mississippi.
National Register Number: 66000201
Resource type: Site.
The threat level was Satisfactory in
Congressional District: AR-1 Certified Local Government: NO

Statement of Significance (as of designation - February 19, 1964):
Located on Nodena Plantation, from which it derives it name, Nodena is the type site for an important Late Mississippian cultural component, the Nodena phase, which date from about 1400-1700 AD (contemporary with the Parkin phase). The first excavations here occurred in 1897.

There are no threats to the landmark at this time.

Agricultural production in the area has changed to minimal tillage.

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