Exploring Cahokia, the Largest Pre-Columbian City in North America

It is thought that the Mississippian peoples built their mounds to focus spiritual power in a central location in their communities. Introduction Cahokia is a modern-day historical park in Collinsville, Illinois, enclosing the site of the largest pre-Columbian city on the continent of North America. The original name of this city has been lost – Cahokia is a[…]