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figure 1 Keating Blog Part 2, trails and proposed trails


The presence of jasper at the Keating Site is an indicator of travel between the Allegheny and Susquehanna River basins by prehistoric populations. A variant route along the Olean or “Ichsua” path would have taken these travelers directly to the site. Image credits: Wallace 1987:76 and Allegheny Archaeology Research, August 9, 2016.

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