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Westmoreland County – NINE FEET SKELETON

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Nine Foot Skeleton.

On «»i a inouiul near Greedshurg. Pa.. the curator of the Carnuplo Museum of Pittsburgh, I>r. Holla ml, unearthed a skeleton between eight and nine feet tall. The mound was 100 feet long and more than 12 feet high. The most Interesting feature In the recent excavation was the mummified torso of a human body at least 4,000 years old. The parts of the skeleton were shipped to the Carnegie museum.—ScIentlHc American.

  1. The Herald Democrat, May 21, 1921
  2. Ocala Evening Star, 1921.
  3. Pennsylvania, Westmoreland, Greensburg, 1921.

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