Notice of Inventory Completion: Michigan State Police, Jackson Post, Jackson, MI, 59966-59967 [2013-23812]

Download as PDF 59966 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 189 / Monday, September 30, 2013 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR is corrected by substituting the following sentence: National Park Service Pursuant to 25 U.S.C. 3001(3)(A), the 151 objects described above are reasonably believed to have been placed with or near individual human remains at the time of death or later as part of the death rite or ceremony. [NPS–WASO–NAGPRA–13941; PPWOCRADN0–PCU00RP14.R50000] Notice of Inventory Completion: Fort Lewis College, Durango, CO; Correction National Park Service, Interior. ACTION: Notice; correction. AGENCY: The Fort Lewis College has corrected an inventory of human remains and associated funerary objects, published in a Notice of Inventory Completion in the Federal Register on October 11, 2011. This notice corrects the number of associated funerary objects. ADDRESSES: Dawn Mulhern, Department of Anthropology, Fort Lewis College, 1000 Rim Dr., Durango, CO 81301, telephone (970) 247–7500, email MULHERN_D@fortlewis.edu SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is here given in accordance with the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA), 25 U.S.C. 3003, of the correction of an inventory of human remains and associated funerary objects under the control of the Fort Lewis College. The human remains and associated funerary objects were removed from La Plata, CO. This notice is published as part of the National Park Service’s administrative responsibilities under NAGPRA, 25 U.S.C. 3003(d)(3). The determinations in this notice are the sole responsibility of the museum, institution, or Federal agency that has control of the Native American human remains and associated funerary objects. The National Park Service is not responsible for the determinations in this notice. This notice corrects the number of associated funerary objects published in a Notice of Inventory Completion in the Federal Register (76 FR 62835–62838, October 11, 2011). The number of associated funerary objects was incorrectly reported in the original notice. Transfer of control of the items in this correction notice has occurred. SUMMARY: tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Correction In the Federal Register (76 FR 62835– 62838, October 11, 2011), paragraph 29, sentence five is corrected by substituting the following sentence: The six associated funerary objects are 1 Chapin grey pitcher, 1 greyware jar, 1 Chapin black-on-white bowl, 1 Piedra black-on-white bowl, 1 lot of shell beads, and 1 Chapin grey jar. In the Federal Register (76 FR 62835– 62838, October 11, 2011), paragraph 56 VerDate Mar<15>2010 18:06 Sep 27, 2013 Jkt 229001 The Fort Lewis College is responsible for notifying the Hopi Tribe of Arizona; Kewa Pueblo, New Mexico; Ohkay Owingeh, New Mexico; Pueblo of Acoma, New Mexico; Pueblo of Cochiti, New Mexico; Pueblo of Jemez, New Mexico; Pueblo of Isleta, New Mexico; Pueblo of Laguna, New Mexico; Pueblo of Nambe, New Mexico; Pueblo of Picuris, New Mexico; Pueblo of Pojoaque, New Mexico; Pueblo of San Felipe, New Mexico; Pueblo of San Ildefonso, New Mexico; Pueblo of Sandia, New Mexico; Pueblo of Santa Ana, New Mexico; Pueblo of Santa Clara, New Mexico; Pueblo of Taos, New Mexico; Pueblo of Tesuque, New Mexico; Pueblo of Zia, New Mexico; Ysleta Del Sur Pueblo of Texas; and the Zuni Tribe of the Zuni Reservation, New Mexico that this notice has been published. Dated: August 27, 2013. David Tarler, Acting Manager, National NAGPRA Program. [FR Doc. 2013–23816 Filed 9–27–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4312–50–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR National Park Service [NPS–WASO–NAGPRA–13861; PPWOCRADN0–PCU00RP14.R50000] Notice of Inventory Completion: Michigan State Police, Jackson Post, Jackson, MI National Park Service, Interior. Notice. AGENCY: ACTION: The Michigan State Police, Jackson Post (MSP 13) has completed an inventory of human remains, following the initiation of consultation with the appropriate Indian tribes or Native Hawaiian organizations, and has determined that there is no cultural affiliation between the human remains and any present-day Indian tribes or Native Hawaiian organizations. Representatives of any Indian tribe or Native Hawaiian organization not identified in this notice that wish to request transfer of control of the human remains should submit a written request to the MSP 13. If no additional requestors come forward, transfer of control of the human remains to the SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00056 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Indian tribes or Native Hawaiian organizations stated in this notice may proceed. DATES: Representatives of any Indian tribe or Native Hawaiian organization not identified in this notice that wish to request transfer of control of these human remains should submit a written request with information in support of the request to the MSP 13 at the address in this notice by October 30, 2013. ADDRESSES: Sergeant Greg Jones, Michigan State Police, 3401 Cooper St., Jackson, MI 49201, telephone (517) 780– 4580, email jonesg6@michigan.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is here given in accordance with the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA), 25 U.S.C. 3003, of the completion of an inventory of human remains under the control of MSP 13. The human remains were removed from Waterloo Township, Jackson County, MI. This notice is published as part of the National Park Service’s administrative responsibilities under NAGPRA, 25 U.S.C. 3003(d)(3) and 43 CFR 10.11(d). The determinations in this notice are the sole responsibility of the museum, institution, or Federal agency that has control of the human remains. The National Park Service is not responsible for the determinations in this notice. Consultation A detailed assessment of the human remains was made by the Michigan State University Anthropology Department on behalf of the Michigan State Police. The following tribes were notified, but did not participate in consultation: Bay Mills Indian Community, Michigan; Citizen Potawatomi Nation, Oklahoma; Forest County Potawatomi Community, Wisconsin; Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians, Michigan; Hannahville Indian Community, Michigan; Keweenaw Bay Indian Community, Michigan; Lac Vieux Desert Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians of Michigan; Little River Band of Ottawa Indians, Michigan; Little Traverse Bay Band of Odawa Indians, Michigan; Match-e-benash-she-wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians of Michigan; Nottawaseppi Huron Band of Potawatomi, Michigan (previously listed as the Huron Potawatomi, Inc.); Ottawa Tribe of Oklahoma; Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation (previously listed as the Prairie Band of Potawatomi Nation, Kansas); Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians, Michigan and Indiana; Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe of Michigan; and the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of E:\FR\FM\30SEN1.SGM 30SEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 189 / Monday, September 30, 2013 / Notices Chippewa Indians, Michigan (hereafter referred to as ‘‘The Notified Tribes’’). History and Description of the Remains On November 19, 1972, human remains representing, at minimum, one individual were removed from a private residence in Waterloo Township, Jackson County, MI, following their discovery by the homeowner while digging a septic hole. The homeowner contacted the Michigan State Police Jackson Post (complaint 41–5894–72) who took possession of the human remains and transferred them to the Michigan State University, Anthropology Department, for analysis. The Michigan State University determined that the human remains belonged to one adult Native American. The human remains were returned to the Michigan State Police Jackson Post in July 2013. No known individuals were identified. No associated funerary objects are present. tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Determinations Made by the Michigan State Police Officials of Michigan State Police have determined that: • Pursuant to 25 U.S.C. 3001(9), the human remains described in this notice are Native American based on forensic inspection of the remains by the Michigan State University Anthropology Department. • Pursuant to 25 U.S.C. 3001(9), the human remains described in this notice represent the physical remains of one individual of Native American ancestry. • Pursuant to 25 U.S.C. 3001(2), a relationship of shared group identity cannot be reasonably traced between the Native American human and any present-day Indian tribe. • According to final judgments of the Indian Claims Commission or the Court of Federal Claims, the land from which the Native American human remains were removed is the aboriginal land of The Notified Tribes. • Treaties, Acts of Congress, or Executive Orders, indicate that the land from which the Native American human remains were removed is the aboriginal land of The Notified Tribes. • Pursuant to 43 CFR 10.11(c)(2)(i), the disposition of the human remains may be to The Notified Tribes. Additional Requestors and Disposition Representatives of any Indian tribe or Native Hawaiian organization not identified in this notice that wish to request transfer of control of these human remains should submit a written request with information in support of the request to Sergeant Greg Jones, Michigan State Police, Jackson Post, VerDate Mar<15>2010 18:06 Sep 27, 2013 Jkt 229001 3401 Cooper Street, Jackson, MI 49203, telephone (517) 780–4580, email jonesg6@michigan.gov, by October 30, 2013. After that date, if no additional requestors have come forward, transfer of control of the human remains to The Notified Tribes may proceed. The Michigan State Police is responsible for notifying The Notified Tribes that this notice has been published. Dated: August 19, 2013. Sherry Hutt, Manager, National NAGPRA Program. [FR Doc. 2013–23812 Filed 9–27–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4312–50–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR National Park Service [NPS–WASO–NAGPRA–13892; PPWOCRADN0–PCU00RP14.R50000] Notice of Inventory Completion: U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service, Tumacacori National Historical Park, Tumacacori, AZ; Correction National Park Service, Interior. Notice; correction. AGENCY: ACTION: The U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service, Tumacacori National Historical Park has corrected an inventory of human remains and associated funerary objects published in a Notice of Inventory Completion in the Federal Register on July 17, 2009. This notice corrects the number of associated funerary objects. Transfer of control of the items in this correction notice has occurred. ADDRESSES: Bob Love, Superintendent, Tumacacori National Historical Park, P.O. Box 8067, Tumacacori, AZ 85640, telephone (520) 398–2341 Ext. 52, email bob_love@nps.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is here given in accordance with the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA), 25 U.S.C. 3003, of the correction of an inventory of human remains and associated funerary objects under the control of Tumacacori National Historical Park, Tumacacori, AZ. The human remains and associated funerary objects were removed from San Miguel de Guevavi Mission, Santa Cruz County, AZ. This notice is published as part of the National Park Service’s administrative responsibilities under NAGPRA, 25 U.S.C. 3003(d)(3). The determinations in this notice are the sole responsibility of the Superintendent, Tumacacori National Historical Park. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00057 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 59967 This notice corrects the number of associated funerary objects published in a Notice of Inventory Completion in the Federal Register (74 FR 34775–34776, July 17, 2009). After publication, one additional associated funerary object was found. Transfer of control of the items in this correction notice has occurred. Correction In the Federal Register (74 FR 34775– 34776, July 17, 2009), the following paragraph is inserted after paragraph three: In 1947, one tinkler necklace was removed from a burial at San Miguel de Guevavi mission in Santa Cruz County, AZ by Clifford Burdick and was donated to the park. The human remains were removed from the site in 1991 and were described in a Notice of Intended Disposition published in a newspaper of general circulation in July 2009. The remains and object are from Mission Period contexts within a Jesuit church compound. No ceramic cremation vessels were found, indicating that the remains are historic burials. In the Federal Register (74 FR 34775– 34776, July 17, 2009), paragraph nine, sentence two is corrected by substituting the following sentence: Officials of Tumacacori National Historical Park also have determined that, pursuant to 25 U.S.C. 3001 (3)(A), the 33 objects described above are reasonably believed to have been placed with or near individual human remains at the time of death or later as part of the death rite or ceremony. Additional Requestors and Disposition Transfer of control of the human remains and associated funerary objects occurred after the 30 day waiting period expired for the original July 17, 2009 Notice of Inventory Completion. For questions related to this notice, contact Bob Love, Superintendent, Tumacacori National Historical Park, P.O. Box 8067, Tumacacori, AZ 85640, telephone (520) 398–2341 Ext. 52, email bob_love@ nps.gov. Tumacacori National Historical Park is responsible for notifying the Ak Chin Indian Community of the Maricopa (Ak Chin) Indian Reservation, Arizona; Fort Sill Apache Tribe of Oklahoma; Gila River Indian Community of the Gila River Indian Reservation, Arizona; Hopi Tribe of Arizona; Jicarilla Apache Nation, New Mexico; Mescalero Apache Tribe of the Mescalero Reservation, New Mexico; Pascua Yaqui Tribe of Arizona; Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community of the Salt River Reservation, Arizona; San Carlos Apache Tribe of the San Carlos Reservation, Arizona; Tohono O’odham Nation of Arizona; Tonto Apache Tribe E:\FR\FM\30SEN1.SGM 30SEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

National Park Service

[NPS-WASO-NAGPRA-13861; PPWOCRADN0-PCU00RP14.R50000]


Notice of Inventory Completion: Michigan State Police, Jackson 
Post, Jackson, MI

AGENCY: National Park Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Michigan State Police, Jackson Post (MSP 13) has completed 
an inventory of human remains, following the initiation of consultation 
with the appropriate Indian tribes or Native Hawaiian organizations, 
and has determined that there is no cultural affiliation between the 
human remains and any present-day Indian tribes or Native Hawaiian 
organizations. Representatives of any Indian tribe or Native Hawaiian 
organization not identified in this notice that wish to request 
transfer of control of the human remains should submit a written 
request to the MSP 13. If no additional requestors come forward, 
transfer of control of the human remains to the Indian tribes or Native 
Hawaiian organizations stated in this notice may proceed.

DATES: Representatives of any Indian tribe or Native Hawaiian 
organization not identified in this notice that wish to request 
transfer of control of these human remains should submit a written 
request with information in support of the request to the MSP 13 at the 
address in this notice by October 30, 2013.

ADDRESSES: Sergeant Greg Jones, Michigan State Police, 3401 Cooper St., 
Jackson, MI 49201, telephone (517) 780-4580, email 
jonesg6@michigan.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is here given in accordance with the 
Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA), 25 
U.S.C. 3003, of the completion of an inventory of human remains under 
the control of MSP 13. The human remains were removed from Waterloo 
Township, Jackson County, MI.
    This notice is published as part of the National Park Service's 
administrative responsibilities under NAGPRA, 25 U.S.C. 3003(d)(3) and 
43 CFR 10.11(d). The determinations in this notice are the sole 
responsibility of the museum, institution, or Federal agency that has 
control of the human remains. The National Park Service is not 
responsible for the determinations in this notice.

Consultation

    A detailed assessment of the human remains was made by the Michigan 
State University Anthropology Department on behalf of the Michigan 
State Police. The following tribes were notified, but did not 
participate in consultation: Bay Mills Indian Community, Michigan; 
Citizen Potawatomi Nation, Oklahoma; Forest County Potawatomi 
Community, Wisconsin; Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa 
Indians, Michigan; Hannahville Indian Community, Michigan; Keweenaw Bay 
Indian Community, Michigan; Lac Vieux Desert Band of Lake Superior 
Chippewa Indians of Michigan; Little River Band of Ottawa Indians, 
Michigan; Little Traverse Bay Band of Odawa Indians, Michigan; Match-e-
be-nash-she-wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians of Michigan; Nottawaseppi 
Huron Band of Potawatomi, Michigan (previously listed as the Huron 
Potawatomi, Inc.); Ottawa Tribe of Oklahoma; Prairie Band Potawatomi 
Nation (previously listed as the Prairie Band of Potawatomi Nation, 
Kansas); Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians, Michigan and Indiana; 
Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe of Michigan; and the Sault Ste. Marie 
Tribe of

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Chippewa Indians, Michigan (hereafter referred to as ``The Notified 
Tribes'').

History and Description of the Remains

    On November 19, 1972, human remains representing, at minimum, one 
individual were removed from a private residence in Waterloo Township, 
Jackson County, MI, following their discovery by the homeowner while 
digging a septic hole. The homeowner contacted the Michigan State 
Police Jackson Post (complaint 41-5894-72) who took possession of the 
human remains and transferred them to the Michigan State University, 
Anthropology Department, for analysis. The Michigan State University 
determined that the human remains belonged to one adult Native 
American. The human remains were returned to the Michigan State Police 
Jackson Post in July 2013. No known individuals were identified. No 
associated funerary objects are present.

Determinations Made by the Michigan State Police

    Officials of Michigan State Police have determined that:
     Pursuant to 25 U.S.C. 3001(9), the human remains described 
in this notice are Native American based on forensic inspection of the 
remains by the Michigan State University Anthropology Department.
     Pursuant to 25 U.S.C. 3001(9), the human remains described 
in this notice represent the physical remains of one individual of 
Native American ancestry.
     Pursuant to 25 U.S.C. 3001(2), a relationship of shared 
group identity cannot be reasonably traced between the Native American 
human and any present-day Indian tribe.
     According to final judgments of the Indian Claims 
Commission or the Court of Federal Claims, the land from which the 
Native American human remains were removed is the aboriginal land of 
The Notified Tribes.
     Treaties, Acts of Congress, or Executive Orders, indicate 
that the land from which the Native American human remains were removed 
is the aboriginal land of The Notified Tribes.
     Pursuant to 43 CFR 10.11(c)(2)(i), the disposition of the 
human remains may be to The Notified Tribes.

Additional Requestors and Disposition

    Representatives of any Indian tribe or Native Hawaiian organization 
not identified in this notice that wish to request transfer of control 
of these human remains should submit a written request with information 
in support of the request to Sergeant Greg Jones, Michigan State 
Police, Jackson Post, 3401 Cooper Street, Jackson, MI 49203, telephone 
(517) 780-4580, email jonesg6@michigan.gov, by October 30, 2013. After 
that date, if no additional requestors have come forward, transfer of 
control of the human remains to The Notified Tribes may proceed.
    The Michigan State Police is responsible for notifying The Notified 
Tribes that this notice has been published.

    Dated: August 19, 2013.
Sherry Hutt,
Manager, National NAGPRA Program.
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