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Fort Thompson Mounds

Fort Thompson, South Dakota
County of Buffalo.
National Register Number: 66000711
Resource type: District.
Property type: Funerary - graves /burials. The threat level was Satisfactory in
Congressional District: SD-At Large Certified Local Government: NO

Statement of Significance (as of designation - July 19, 1964):
This large group of low burial mounds dating from Plains-Woodland times (c. 800) contains evidence of first pottery-making peoples in area. It is situated on the Crow Creek Indian Reservation.

There are no threats to the landmark reported at this time.

No changes since the last reporting period. (2004)

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