February 21, 2023
Oneida Nation Repatriation Ceremony Tuesday, February 21 in Sage Chapel with:..Martha E. Pollack, Cornell University President ...Ray Halbritter, Oneida Indian Nation representative and Oneida Nation Enterprises Chief Executive Officer...Matthew Velasco, Faculty, Department of Anthropology, College of Arts and Sciences
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Cornell University anthropology dept. returns Native Ancestors, Feb. 21, 60 years after they were dug out of ground
After nearly 60 years, university staff returned the human remains of three Oneida ancestors who were dug out of the ground and kept by Cornell’s anthropology department in the campus archive. This week, the ancestors have finally returned home for reburial.
By Jenna Kunze | Native News Online March 14, 2023