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The Five Mile Point Site  
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The Five Mile Point site is located on the east side of the Leech Lake Reservoir.






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View of the Five Mile Point Site.






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Fish scales and bones excavated from the Five Mile Point site. Analysis of this material could reveal activity and diet of the people at the site.






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British gunflint recovered from the site.






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British gunflint recovered from the site.






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Top: Ceramic pearlware with blue print.
Bottom: Unidentified cast ferrous (relating to or containing iron) metal object.






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Metal button with attached eye (left), ceramic marble (middle), and metal button with four holes and facial decoration.






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Metal nails.






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Ceramic smoking pipe stem made of white clay.



 
 


 

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