Photos

Thursday, November 4, 2010

 

Pam Gates, interim dean of CMU's College of Humanities and Social and Behavioral Sciences, right, and Shannon Martin, director of the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe's Ziibiwing Center, sign transfer documents for the remains of 144 Native American ancestors, which were repatriated from CMU's Museum of Cultural and Natural History and buried in the tribe's Nibokaan Ancestral Cemetery.

 

 

Students from Mount Pleasant High School lined the street to pay respects as the procession passed.

 



Friday, November 5, 2010

 

Dennis V. Kequom (far right), chief of the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe, and CMU President George E. Ross (second from right) join others in carrying Native American remains into the tribe's Nibokaan Ancestral Cemetery.