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Watson in Livingston Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Indians Along Amite River

 
 
Indians Along the Amite River Marker image. Click for full size.
May 27, 2011
1. Indians Along the Amite River Marker
Inscription. The Amite River Phase (4000-1500 B.C.) of the Archaic Period was a local variation of a pre-ceramic Indian culture in the area. Gravel lured Indians to the Amite River, which today remains important for this resource.
 
Erected 1975 by Livingston Parish Police Jury.
 
Location. 30° 34.32′ N, 90° 57.687′ W. Marker is in Watson, Louisiana, in Livingston Parish. Marker is at the intersection of Louisiana Route 1019 and Bend Road (Louisiana Route 1020), on the left when traveling north on State Route 1019. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Denham Springs LA 70706, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Greenwell Springs (approx. 2 miles away); Parish of St. Alphonsus Liguori (approx. 6 miles away); Denham Springs (approx. 6.4 miles away); Salem Baptist Church (approx. 7.8 miles away); Walker, Louisiana (approx. 8.2 miles away); Hebron Baptist Church (approx. 11.1 miles away); Original Site/Donors of Land (approx. 11.2 miles away); William Bartram Trail (approx. 14.2 miles away).
 
Categories. Native AmericansWaterways & Vessels
 
Indians Along the Amite River Marker image. Click for full size.
May 27, 2011
2. Indians Along the Amite River Marker
 
 
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