Earth Lodge Floor at Ocmulgee National Monument


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Earth Lodge Floor at Ocmulgee National Monument

Material Information

Title:
Earth Lodge Floor at Ocmulgee National Monument
Creator:
Collins, Lori D.
Doering, Travis F.
Publisher:
University of South Florida
Publication Date:
Language:
English
Physical Description:
1 online resource

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
3D model ( Format/Resource type )
Terrestrial laser scanning ( Getty )
Archaeology ( lcsh )
Ocmulgee National Monument (Ga.) ( lcsh )
Location:
United States -- Georgia -- Bibb -- Macon -- Ocmulgee

Notes

Abstract:
The earth lodge was first uncovered by archaeologist James A. Ford in spring of 1934. The 42 ft. in diameter ceremonial chamber was revealed under a small mound, and by 1937 the reconstruction of the structure was complete. The earth lodge was opened to the public on November 27, 1937. Features of note include 47 seats along the wall bench that are formed in the yellow clay, and three positions on the eagle platform. A model replica of the earthlodge appeared in the Chicago World’s Fair in 1934. Our 3D model of the floor was made by surveying the mound exterior and interior using terrestrial laser scanning. The data captured included interior and exterior terrain details, and from this the floor area was selected and modeled in 3D as shown here.
General Note:
Hashtags: archaeology, laserscanning, heritage, 3d, national-park-service, university-of-south-florida, national-monument-site

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of South Florida
Holding Location:
University of South Florida
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
U44-00105 ( USFLDC DOI )
u44.105 ( USFLDC Handle )
e18810e3d67441c596a55d1e62424eb4 ( Sketchfab:DataUID )

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Artifact

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