Want to watch better-quality PBS Video? Sign in to access higher-quality streaming!

When you sign in, you'll become a PBS Insider and we'll share your contact information with your local PBS station. You may receive updates to help you stay connected with what's happening online and in your community. Privacy Policy

Closed Captioning Settings
×

Preview

Captions look like this

Captions size

  • 15

Captions font family

Edge style

Captions color

Background color

Window color

Text Opacity

  • 100%

Background Opacity

  • 100%

Window Opacity

  • 0%
  • Save Settings
  • Reset

UNIVERSITY PLACE

The Old Copper Industry in Eastern North America - Ep. 396

  • Aired: 02/18/2010
  • 01:03:36
  • Rating: TV-G
Thomas Pleger, Campus Executive Officer and Dean, UW-Baraboo Thomas Pleger talks about his interest in the Old Copper Industry. He discusses research of Native Americans and their production of metal tools in Wisconsin. He focuses on cemeteries of people that lived in our state between 6,000 and 3,000 years ago as well as everything they left in their graves that hints at how they once lived.
Embed Options
Close ×
The Old Copper Industry in Eastern North America - Ep. 396
The Old Copper Industry in Eastern North America - Ep. 396
Dr. Pleger discusses the origins of prehistoric metal technology in Eastern North America
Width:
Height:
Please copy this text to your clipboard.
Problems Playing Video ?
University Place is made possible by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.
Related Links:

PBS KIDS

Watch videos from your favorite PBS KIDS shows with the PBS KIDS Video app for your tablet or phone.

Downton Abbey Collection

Bring home the complete collection: DVDs, Blu-rays, books, gifts and more. Visit ShopPBS.

Donate

WPT helps all of us explore new worlds and ideas. Give Now