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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...slip from an elders lips as they held old tools. The items the Unalakleet group examined aren't covered by the repatriation law because they aren't sacred or funerary, Crowell said. They may be sent back to Alaska, though. One of the goals...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051501/Loc_Artifacts.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Tlingit-Haida Central Council's artifact repatriation program, Harold Jacobs arranged the blanket's return. A federal repatriation law passed in 1991 gives Native Americans the right to claim artifacts collected in museums. The law provides funds...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081399/Loc_blanket.shtml
AK Natives identify artifacts for museum

...slip from an elders lips as they held old tools. The items the Unalakleet group examined aren't covered by the repatriation law because they aren't sacred or funerary, Crowell said. They may be sent back to Alaska, though. One of the goals...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051501/Loc_Artifacts.html
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Blanket carries history in fiber

...Tlingit-Haida Central Council's artifact repatriation program, Harold Jacobs arranged the blanket's return. A federal repatriation law passed in 1991 gives Native Americans the right to claim artifacts collected in museums. The law provides funds...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081399/Loc_blanket.html
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Haida travel to museums to collect remains

...Smithsonian, acknowledged that negotiations are under way. She said the institution has given the Haida two options to pursue but the matter is complicated by a different repatriation law, passed before NAGPRA, that governs the Smithsonian.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/101003/sta_haida.shtml
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Forest Service returns ancient human remains to Tlingit tribes

...Cave, an extensive limestone network. The Forest Service immediately consulted with area tribes as required by the repatriation law, which mandates that federal agencies and institutions receiving federal money return American Indian remains and...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102107/loc_20071021021.shtml
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Bringing Native history home

...here and have that special connection going back five great-grandmothers was exciting," Williams said. The 1990 repatriation law requires museums that receive federal funds to list their objects and human remains of Native American origin, and...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022204/sta_native.shtml
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Rare Tlingit warrior's helmet captures $2 million at auction

...There are a lot of mechanisms that were used to take this material from Alaska Native clans, so the reason for the repatriation law was the concern that many of the objects were taken wrongfully or at least taken in a way that wasn't in keeping...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060208/loc_285422202.shtml
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