Center For Transportation Research

Archaeological research in Middle Tennessee and adjacent areas has established a chronology dating back 15,000 years. The information from these investigations provides a basis for an understanding of the cultural chronology that would be expected in this region. A summary of the traits and attributes of each prehistoric time period follows.

Cultural periods represented in Middle Tennessee and adjacent areas.

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This page was last updated on 20 Jan 2002.

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