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How Do We Know People Used the Meadowcroft Rockshelter 19,000 Years Ago?

  This article will also appear in the Fall 2019 issue of Western Pennsylvania History magazine. The Meadowcroft Rockshelter is a world-renowned archaeological site and a National Historic Landmark. It is an ideal campsite protected by a sandstone ledge high above Cross Creek.  Prehistoric people camped there at least 19,000 years ago! But how do…

Top 10 Rockshelter Features

  The Meadowcroft Rockshelter is a National Historic Landmark and a remarkable archaeological site which documents the presence of prehistoric people in Western Pennsylvania for at least the last 19,000 years. Here are the top 10 features of the site … drumroll please … Meadowcroft Rockshelter at dusk. Photo by Ed Massery. 10. The Modern…