Winter Lecture Series — "Fluorite Workshops & Bead Making at Kincaid Mounds, IL"
Paul Welch PhD, Anthropology Chair at Southern Illinois University Carbondale, will present his lecture on fluorite and Kincaid Mounds. Kincaid, contemporary with Cahokia, is a large, multi-mound palisaded town on the Ohio River opposite Paducah, KY. Excavations by SIUC in Kincaid's Fluorite Workshop area in 2015 and 2016 exposed parts of two buildings where fluorite was