He pieces together Minnesota’s past

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Ed Fleming digs broken pots. Literally. Curator of Archaeology at The Science Museum of Minnesota, he works on a prehistoric excavation site, unearthing ancient Indian villages near Red Wing. His discoveries reveal some surprising connections between early Minnesotans and peoples throughout North America.

“The villages at Red Wing may have been a gathering point for people from all over the Plains and Midwest.”SMM photo Craig Thiesen