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Archaeologists unearth remains at a Mohican burial site

Archaeologists unearth remains at a Mohican burial site
trefwoorden: VS - begraafplaats - Mohicanen - 13e eeuw
Four Mohican tribe volunteers are working with archaeologists to recover bones and artifacts that were unearthed at a Mohican burial site.
Sherry White, a cultural preservation officer for the Stockbridge-Munsee Band of Mohicans, earlier this month flew from Wisconsin to oversee the excavation. Construction crews discovered the site while installing a water pipe near Henry Hudson Park.
"It's really hard to see our ancestors dug up like this," she said. "But it is an awfully good feeling to be a part of putting them back in an area where they will never be disturbed again."

Lees verder bij: Newsday.com (15 september 2003)