Other tools Archaic natives used were grooved axes, conical and cylindrical pestles, bone awls, cannel coal beads, hammerstones, and bannerstones. Hominy holes were a depression worn in sandstone by grinding or pulverizing, and it was used for grinding up hickory nuts or seed.At Kentucky's Indian Knoll site, 67,000 artifacts were uncovered, including 4,000 projectile points, and twenty three dog burials, seventeen of which were well preserved.
The atlatl makes its first appearance on the stage of world history during this era.The atlatl makes it easier to chuck spears with greater velocity.Every year, SCORE volunteers help thousands of entrepreneurs start small businesses and achieve new levels of success in their existing businesses.Volunteering at SCORE is a way for you to give back to your community, connect with fellow business owners, and pass on your knowledge and expertise to the next generation of entrepreneurs in your community.The prehistory and history of Kentucky spans thousands of years, and has been influenced by the state's diverse geography and central location.
It was the 15th US state, admitted to the Union on June 1, 1792.
Scientific evidence links indigenous Americans to Asian peoples, specifically eastern Siberian populations.
Indigenous peoples of the Americas have been linked to Siberian populations by linguistic factors, the distribution of blood types, and in genetic composition as reflected by molecular data, such as DNA.
Their camps were typically small ones, consisting of 20–50 people.
Band organization was egalitarian, so there were no formal leaders and no social ranking or classes.
No skeletal remains of Paleoindians have been discovered in Kentucky, and while many Paleoindian clovis have been discovered, there's scant evidence that the Paleoindians at Big Bone Lick State Park in Kentucky hunted Mastodons.