Artifacts found at Boonville battle site

June 15, 2011 | 5:19 p.m. CDT
A team of archaeologists excavated these Civil War-era bullets and canister ball from the Willard Avery farm in November 2007. The bullets were used during the First Battle of Boonville, June 17, 1861. The team was led by archaeologist Douglas Scott, who will be delivering a talk about his findings at the Boonville battle re-enactment Saturday.

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