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Remains of 18th century plantation unearthed in Virginia

The remains of a plantation, complete with slave quarters and graveyard, have been unearthed in Danville, Virginia. In 1783, Thomas Fearn — one of the original trustees of the Town of Danville — began acquiring property in that area, ultimately owning more than 1,200 acres. By 1823, the property had changed

Remains of 20 Native Americans found at high school

The remains of 20 American Indians from the Bay Miwok tribe, dating back between 250 to 2,000-years-old (quite a range), have been unearthed at a school construction site in Danville, California. The burial site was first discovered July 8 when construction crews digging the foundation for a new gym on the

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