The Cahokia Mounds Museum Society is a not-for-profit organization founded in 1976 to support the Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site. Its mission is to promote the educational and scientific aspects of the Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site and associated archaeological sphere for the public benefit, and to support activities that help preserve, develop or interpret Cahokia Mounds.

  • Lori Belknap, Cahokia Mounds Museum Society executive director
  • Mark Esarey, Ph.D., site manager, resources and content advisor
  • William Iseminger, associate site manager, content advisor
The Mark of the Mississippians media site brings together an award-winning film and digital team and distinguished experts with considerable knowledge of Amerindian art, archaeology, rituals and anthropology. Videos on the site were funded in part by grants to the Cahokia Mounds Museum Society from National Endowment for the Humanities, the State of Illinois, and the National Byways.

Produced by Schwartz & Associates Creative, St. Louis.

  • Tyler Schwartz, narrator, video production/editing
  • Stacey Halfmoon, narrator
  • William J. Schwartz, writer
  • Elizabeth Farmer, Ph.D., writer
  • Kirby Graber, cinematography
  • Laura Spenke, web developer, graphics
  • Matt Smith, animation, graphics
  • Stacey Harris, graphics
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Funded by a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities
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