Thursday, April 13, 2017

8 Foot Giant Uncovered in Huntington County, Indiana Adena Burial Mound

8 Foot Giant Uncovered in Huntington County, Indiana Adena Burial Mound

Adena burial mound surrounded by a ditch in Huntington County, Indiana


The News Boy (Benton, Missouri) August 22, 1896
     Dr. J. M. Shutt, while exploring an Indian mound on the farm of Marion Thompson, in Huntington county, Indiana on the 14th, unearthed a number of Indian skeletons, the largest being that of an Indian giant, eight feet two inches long. The skull is five-eighths of an inch thick.