Articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.
Woodland Burial Mounds in the North Carolina Sandhills and Southern Coastal Plain
In the Sandhills and southern Coastal Plain of North Carolina, a sand burial mound traditional emerged in the Woodland period. These mounds and the collective mortuary practice they represent are not well understood in North Carolina. This article discusses work at Fort Bragg and the social context for this tradition.