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Chucalissa Site

Memphis, Tennessee
County of Shelby.
1987 Indian Village Drive
National Register Number: 73001830
Resource type: Site.
Property type: Domestic - village site (pueblo group).
Congressional District: TN-9 Certified Local Government: NO
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Current use/information: In T.O. Fuller State Park.

Statement of Significance (as of designation - April 19, 1994):
Chucalissa is a Walls Phase (1400-1500) prehistoric mound and plaza complex, and the best known and preserved of such sites in the Central Mississippi River Valley. The site is known for its excellent preservation of architectural, floral, faunal, and human osteological materials.


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