First Peoples of St. Clements Timeline

By Donna Sutherland Timeline:  About 8000 Years Ago: Lake Agassiz A huge body of water covered the lands of St. Clements about 8000 years ago. Scientists suggest it formed about 14,000 years ago from the melting of a continental ice sheet. When the glacial lake drained, its sediments formed the rich farmland of the Red…

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Prehistoric Inhabitants of Lockport and St. Clements

By Jared Laberge Around the time that ancient Greece was rising to power, Lockport and St. Clements were part of a bountiful region of hunting, fishing, and trading. Long before European explorers reached the Red River valley, around the time that ancient Greece was rising to power, Lockport and St. Clements were part of a…

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Prehistoric Inhabitants of Lockport and St. Clements

Prehistoric Inhabitants of Lockport and St. Clements Glacier Boundaries over North America (Wisconsin Era) Long before European explorers reached the Red River valley, around the time that ancient Greece was rising to power, Lockport and St. Clements were part of a bountiful region of hunting, fishing, and trading. “For the 3000 years before recorded history,…

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