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Leary Site

Rulo, Nebraska
County of Richardson.
National Register Number: 66000449
Resource type: Site.
The threat level was Watch in
2008.
Congressional District: NE-1 Certified Local Government: NO

Statement of Significance (as of designation - July 19, 1964):
This large prehistoric village and burial area of the Oneota Culture was first noted by Lewis and Clark in 1804.

Condition:
Tribal stewards report continued erosion on the site. The landmark plaque was stolen, but there was no damage to the archeological site itself.

The NPS has provided a new NHL plaque to replace the one stolen, but it has not yet been placed at the site.


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