Duane Esarey http://wuis.org en The Piasa: Bird Imagery Is Just A Myth http://wuis.org/post/piasa-bird-imagery-just-myth <p>The legend of the Piasa &quot;bird&quot; goes back to the 1600&#39;s, when Marquette and Joliet saw a large painting near the Mississippi River where Alton is now located.&nbsp; But what has been passed down through the years is different than what the original artwork was meant to convey.<br /> Tue, 08 Oct 2013 17:52:00 +0000 Sean Crawford 10226 at http://wuis.org The Piasa: Bird Imagery Is Just A Myth