. In Case You’ve Missed It Harvard Museum Reverses Course, Admits NAGPRA Applies to Collection of Hair Clippings from Native American Children « JO LEE MAGAZINE

NATIVE NEWS ONLINE – The museum, which announced the previously undocumented collection in early November, wrote in a listserv email chain last week it had been informed by the Department of Interior on Dec. 1 that the so-called “Woodbury Collection” is subject to the federal Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA). “The museum is currently working with the Department of the Interior’s National NAGPRA Program on implementation of the NAGPRA process with respect to the Woodbury Collection. Returns will take place through NAGPRA to lineal descendants and/or Tribal Nations,” the email reads.


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