The peoples who inhabited the Eastern Woodlands lived in farming villages as well as hunter-gatherer groups. The land was rich and fertile, and the climate provided ample rainfall. They also hunted the forests for animals such as bear, deer, elk, turkey, and squirrel.
One group of people who lived near the Mississippi River began to build large mounds where they buried their dead, along with tools and implements in elaborate religious ceremonies.
Many persons have a wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained throught self-gratification but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
Only two people signed the Declaration of Independence on July 4th, John Hancock and Charles Thomson.