200 Alabama Bicentennial

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Paleoindian Period Mural

Mural (painted by Karen Carr) on display in "The First Alabamians" museum exhibit at the Alabama Department of Archives and History (ADAH). While the mural itself is not a primary source, the artist incorporated a number of primary source artifacts housed at ADAH into the scene depicted. During the Paleoindian period, the first people arrived in Alabama. They hunted large animals, including mastodon and bison, using spear points made of stone.

Creator: Karen Carr
Date: 2012
Repository: Alabama Department of Archives and History
Format: Painting

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ALCOS Social Studies Content Standard:
Grade 3: Standard(s) 13
Grade 5: Standard(s) 3
Grade 8: Standard(s) 1 14

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