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American Indian nations push for remains to be returned from cemeteries, museums

Louellyn White came to Pennsylvania to search for graves of native children who died after their Carlisle Indian School masters sent them out to work as maids and farmhands.

But as she hunted for burial records in the dusky, seldom-used library of the Byberry Quaker Meeting in Philadelphia, she made a horrifying discovery: a yellowed skull, labeled as Native American, set in a display case among a collection of rocks and fossils.

http://cumberlink.com/news/local/state-and-regional/american-indian-nations-push-for-remains-to-be-returned-from/article_f038d8ca-cb82-57e1-9c12-4ecce88382ea.html

 

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