Our gift shop is filled with Native American handmade crafts. We also have various books including several written by a local author on Native American history in Lawrence County, AL.
Dream catchers, medicine pouches, flutes, t-shirts, books, children's toys, stone-carved pipes, handmade flutes, jewelry, and polished rocks.
We have an assortment of books for sale including teacher's guides, historical narratives, and guidebooks.
All of our dream catchers are made by a local artisan: Mrs. Edna Coburn.
One of our best sellers: Gemstones
Cherokee-Made Toy Flutes
For online book orders, please send a check with your driver's license number and phone number, or a money order to the Oakville Indian Mounds Education Center, 1219 County Rd 197, Danville, AL 35619, with an additional $5 shipping and handling per book. The book listings and prices are below. Please make sure to add a note in your letter that gives us not only the author but the complete title. Books are listed in random order and this is not our complete list of offerings. All other items are sold in-store only at this time, but contact (256) 905-2494 for special ordering. Thank You!
Sun Circles and Human Hands Edited by Emma Lila Fundaburk, Mary Douglass Fundaburk Foreman, with a new forward by Vernon James Knight, Jr. $30
Southeastern Indians Life Portraits: A catalogue of Pictures 1564-1935 Edited by Emma Lila Fundaburk. $22.50
Alabama, One Big Front Porch by Kathryn Tucker Windham. $25
13 Alabama Ghosts and Jeffrey by Kathryn Tucker WIndham and Margaret Gillis Figh. $16
The Civilian Conservation Corps in Alabama, 1933-1942 by Robert Pasquill, Jr. $28 (These are autographed copies and the book includes a CD companion)
Come Tell Me How You Lived: Native American History of the Tennessee Valley by Charles Enloe Moore. $30
The World of the Southern Indians: Tribes, Leaders, and Customs from Prehistoric Times to the Present by Virginia Pounds Brown and Laurella Owens. $20
Southern Indian Myths and Legends by Virginia Pounds Brown and Laurella Owens. $20
The Gold Disc of Coosa: A Boy of the Mound Builders Meets DeSoto by Virginia Pounds Brown. $12
Walking Sipsey by Jim Manasco. $15
Warrior Mountains Folklore by Rickey Butch Walker. $20
Indian Trails of the Warrior Mountains by Rickey Butch Walker and Lamar Marshall. $20
Indians of the Warrior Mountains by Rickey Butch Walker. $15
The American Indian in Alabama and the Southeast by John Franklin Phillips. $12
Legends of Hiawatha, Visions of deganawidah, and other Stories I Love to Tell by John Franklin Phillips. $12
Chief Junaluska of the Cherokee Indian Nation by John Franklin Phillips. $7
The Good Land: Native American and Early Colonial Food Cookbook by Patricia B. Mitchell. (Reduce shipping for this book to $2.50) $5
Mountain Foodways: Flavors of Old Europe on the Southern Frontier by Patricia B. Mitchell. (Reduce shipping for this book to $2.50) $5
Specialties from the Southern Garden: Nostalgic Vegetable Dishes by Patricia B. Mitchell. (Reduce shipping for this book to $2.50) $5
Prehistoric Man Coloring Book by Jan Sovak. (Reduce shipping for this book to $2.50) $5
Southeast Indians Coloring Book by Peter F. Copeland. (Reduce shipping for this book to $2.50) $5
Foraging in the Tennessee River Valley: 12,500 to 8,000 Years Ago by Kandace D. Hollenbach. $35
Eastern Cherokee Fishing by Heidi M. Altman. $23
Hunting for Hides: Deerskins, Status, and Cultural Change in the Protohistoric Appalachians by Heather A. Lapham. $30
Cracker Culture: Celtic Ways in the Old South by Grady McWhiney. $23
Crossing in the Rain by Martha Lou Perritti. $25
The Garden of Eve: Mystery of the Cherokee Hideaway by Wheeler Pounds. $20
The Reminiscences of George Strother Gaines: Pioneer and Statesman of Early Alabama and Mississippi, 1805-1843 by James P. Pate. $20
History of Elgin Crossroads and Nearbys: Whitehead, Toonersville, Tornton Town, Mitchell Town, Kingstown, Springfield, and Pleasant Valley by Waldenhouse. $50