Notice of Inventory Completion: Michigan State Police, Mount Pleasant Post, Mount Pleasant, MI, 59954-59955 [2013-23814]

Download as PDF 59954 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 189 / Monday, September 30, 2013 / Notices that wish to request transfer of control of these human remains and associated funerary objects should submit a written request to the USDA Forest Service, Southwestern Region. If no additional requestors come forward, transfer of control of the human remains and associated funerary objects to the lineal descendants, Indian tribes, or Native Hawaiian organizations stated in this notice may proceed. DATES: Lineal descendants or 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 and associated funerary objects should submit a written request with information in support of the request to the USDA Forest Service, Southwestern Region, at the address in this notice by October 30, 2013. ADDRESSES: Dr. Frank E. Wozniak, NAGPRA Coordinator, Southwestern Region, USDA Forest Service, 333 Broadway Blvd. SE., Albuquerque, NM 87102, telephone (505) 842–3238, email fwozniak@fs.fed.us. 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 and associated funerary objects under the control of the USDA Forest Service, Southwestern Region. The human remains and associated funerary objects were removed from Coconino 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 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. Dr. John C. McGregor of the Museum of Northern Arizona. The cremated remains of two infants were found in two ceramic bowls. The cremated remains and the bowls were subsequently donated to the Sharlot Hall Museum, Prescott, AZ. No known individuals were identified. The two associated funerary objects are two ceramic vessels. The Winona Village Complex is a group of pre-historic pithouse villages located in the vicinity of the present day community of Winona, AZ. The characteristics of material culture at these sites indicate that this group of pithouse villages is associated with the archeologically defined Northern Sinagua culture of north central Arizona. The material culture, architecture, and site organization indicates that the location was occupied between A.D. 1066 and 1150. The Northern Sinagua culture is considered to be ancestral to the Hopi Tribe of Arizona. Oral traditions presented by representatives of the Hopi Tribe support this cultural affiliation. Consultation Additional Requestors and Disposition Lineal descendants or 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 and associated funerary objects should submit a written request with information in support of the request to Dr. Frank E. Wozniak, NAGPRA Coordinator, Southwestern Region, USDA Forest Service, 333 Broadway Blvd. SE., Albuquerque, NM 87102, telephone (505) 842–3238, email fwozniak@fs.fed.us, by October 30, 2013. After that date, if no additional requestors have come forward, transfer of control of the human remains and A detailed assessment of the human remains and associated funerary objects was made by the USDA Forest Service, Coconino National Forest, and the Sharlot Hall Museum professional staffs in consultation with representatives of the Hopi Tribe of Arizona. tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES History and Description of the Remains In 1941, cremated human remains representing, at minimum, two individuals were removed from one of the sites in the Winona Village Complex (NA 2131, NA2133, NA 2134, NA 3644) in Coconino County, AZ, during legally authorized excavations conducted by VerDate Mar<15>2010 18:06 Sep 27, 2013 Jkt 229001 Determinations Made by the USDA Forest Service, Southwestern Region Officials of USDA Forest Service, Southwestern Region, have determined that: • Pursuant to 25 U.S.C. 3001(9), the human remains described in this notice represent the physical remains of two individuals of Native American ancestry. • Pursuant to 25 U.S.C. 3001(3)(A), the two objects described in this notice 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. • Pursuant to 25 U.S.C. 3001(2), there is a relationship of shared group identity that can be reasonably traced between the Native American human remains and associated funerary objects and the Hopi Tribe of Arizona. PO 00000 Frm 00044 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 associated funerary objects to the Hopi Tribe of Arizona may proceed. The USDA Forest Service, Southwestern Region, is responsible for notifying the Hopi Tribe of Arizona that this notice has been published. Dated: August 20, 2013. Sherry Hutt, Manager, National NAGPRA Program. [FR Doc. 2013–23811 Filed 9–27–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4312–50–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR National Park Service [NPS–WASO–NAGPRA–13951; PPWOCRADN0–PCU00RP14.R50000] Notice of Inventory Completion: Michigan State Police, Mount Pleasant Post, Mount Pleasant, MI National Park Service, Interior. Notice. AGENCY: ACTION: The Michigan State Police, Mount Pleasant Post, has completed an inventory of human remains, in consultation with the appropriate Indian tribes or Native Hawaiian organizations, and has determined that there is a cultural affiliation between the human remains and present-day Indian tribes or Native Hawaiian organizations. Lineal descendants or 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 Michigan State Police, Mount Pleasant Post. If no additional requestors come forward, transfer of control of the human remains to the lineal descendants, Indian tribes, or Native Hawaiian organizations stated in this notice may proceed. DATES: Lineal descendants or 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 Michigan State Police, Mount Pleasant Post, at the address in this notice by October 30, 2013. ADDRESSES: Detective Sergeant Gary Green; Michigan State Police, Mount Pleasant Post, 3580 S. Isabella Road, Mount Pleasant, MI 48858; telephone (989) 773–5951; email GreenG1@ 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 SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\30SEN1.SGM 30SEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 189 / Monday, September 30, 2013 / Notices of human remains under the control of the Michigan State Police; Mount Pleasant, MI. The human remains were removed from Montcalm 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). 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. 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 Police professional staff in consultation with representatives of the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe of Michigan. tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES History and Description of the Remains On April 4, 1999, human remains representing, at minimum, one individual were removed from the northwest corner of Section 14, near Kohler Road and M–46 Highway, in Montcalm County, MI. The remains were located during an excavation at a located on private property. The remains were buried approximately four feet under the surface of the ground. No known individuals were identified. No associated funerary objects are present. The Michigan State University Anthropology Lab determined that the remains are those of a ‘‘Pre-modern Native American’’ male between the age of 30 and 50 years old. The location the remains were found is near the current location of the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe of Michigan. Based on geographic location and consultation, the remains are most likely the remains of a member of that tribe. Determinations Made by the Michigan State Police, Mount Pleasant Post Officials of the Michigan State Police, Mount Pleasant Post have determined that: • 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), there is a relationship of shared group identity that can be reasonably traced between the Native American human remains and Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe of Michigan. Additional Requestors and Disposition Lineal descendants or representatives of any Indian tribe or Native Hawaiian organization not identified in this notice that wish to request transfer of control VerDate Mar<15>2010 18:06 Sep 27, 2013 Jkt 229001 of these human remains should submit a written request with information in support of the request to Detective Sergeant Gary Green; Michigan State Police, Mount Pleasant Post, 3580 S. Isabella Road, Mount Pleasant, MI 48858; telephone (989) 773–5951; email GreenG1@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 Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe of Michigan may proceed. The Michigan State Police is responsible for notifying the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe of Michigan that this notice has been published. Dated: August 28, 2013. Melanie O’Brien, Acting Manager, National NAGPRA Program. [FR Doc. 2013–23814 Filed 9–27–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4312–50–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR National Park Service [NPS–WASO–NAGPRA–13881; PPWOCRADN0–PCU00RP14.R50000] Notice of Inventory Completion: Thomas Burke Memorial Washington State Museum, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; Correction National Park Service, Interior. Notice; correction. AGENCY: ACTION: The Thomas Burke Memorial Washington State Museum, University of Washington (Burke Museum), has corrected an inventory of human remains published in a Notice of Inventory Completion in the Federal Register on July 30, 2013. This notice removes one paragraph for human remains incorrectly identified as being removed from Careless Bay, WA. ADDRESSES: Peter Lape, Burke Museum, University of Washington, Box 353010, Seattle, WA 98195, telephone (206) 685–3849, email plape@uw.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 under the control of the Burke Museum. 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. The National SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00045 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 59955 Park Service is not responsible for the determinations in this notice. This notice removes a paragraph from a Notice of Inventory Completion published in the Federal Register (78 FR 45958–45959, July 30, 2013). The location from which the human remains were removed was incorrectly identified as Careless Bay, WA. These human remains will be the subject of a subsequent notice, correcting the location and the cultural affiliation of these human remains. Transfer of control of the items in this correction notice has not occurred. Correction In the Federal Register (78 FR 45958– 45960, July 30, 2013), paragraph 12 is removed in its entirety. In the Federal Register (78 FR 45958– 45960, July 30, 2013), paragraph 19, is corrected by substituting the following sentence: Pursuant to 25 U.S.C. 3001(9), the human remains described in this notice represent the physical remains of six individuals of Native American ancestry. The Burke Museum is responsible for notifying the Stillaguamish Tribe of Indians of Washington (previously listed as Stillaguamish Tribe of Washington); Swinomish Indians of the Swinomish Reservation of Washington; and the Tulalip Tribes of Washington (previously listed as the Tulalip Tribes of the Tulalip Reservation, Washington) that this notice has been published. Dated: August 20, 2013. Sherry Hutt, Manager, National NAGPRA Program. [FR Doc. 2013–23813 Filed 9–27–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4312–50–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR National Park Service [NPS–WASO–NAGPRA–13940; PPWOCRADN0–PCU00RP14.R50000] Notice of Inventory Completion: Thomas Burke Memorial Washington State Museum, University of Washington, Seattle, WA National Park Service, Interior. Notice. AGENCY: ACTION: The Thomas Burke Memorial Washington State Museum, University of Washington (Burke Museum), has completed an inventory of human remains, in consultation with the appropriate Indian tribes or Native Hawaiian organizations, and has determined that there is a cultural affiliation between the human remains SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\30SEN1.SGM 30SEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

National Park Service

[NPS-WASO-NAGPRA-13951; PPWOCRADN0-PCU00RP14.R50000]


Notice of Inventory Completion: Michigan State Police, Mount 
Pleasant Post, Mount Pleasant, MI

AGENCY: National Park Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Michigan State Police, Mount Pleasant Post, has completed 
an inventory of human remains, in consultation with the appropriate 
Indian tribes or Native Hawaiian organizations, and has determined that 
there is a cultural affiliation between the human remains and present-
day Indian tribes or Native Hawaiian organizations. Lineal descendants 
or 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 Michigan 
State Police, Mount Pleasant Post. If no additional requestors come 
forward, transfer of control of the human remains to the lineal 
descendants, Indian tribes, or Native Hawaiian organizations stated in 
this notice may proceed.

DATES: Lineal descendants or 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 
Michigan State Police, Mount Pleasant Post, at the address in this 
notice by October 30, 2013.

ADDRESSES: Detective Sergeant Gary Green; Michigan State Police, Mount 
Pleasant Post, 3580 S. Isabella Road, Mount Pleasant, MI 48858; 
telephone (989) 773-5951; email GreenG1@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

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of human remains under the control of the Michigan State Police; Mount 
Pleasant, MI. The human remains were removed from Montcalm 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). 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. 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 Police professional staff in consultation with representatives of 
the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe of Michigan.

History and Description of the Remains

    On April 4, 1999, human remains representing, at minimum, one 
individual were removed from the northwest corner of Section 14, near 
Kohler Road and M-46 Highway, in Montcalm County, MI. The remains were 
located during an excavation at a located on private property. The 
remains were buried approximately four feet under the surface of the 
ground. No known individuals were identified. No associated funerary 
objects are present.
    The Michigan State University Anthropology Lab determined that the 
remains are those of a ``Pre-modern Native American'' male between the 
age of 30 and 50 years old. The location the remains were found is near 
the current location of the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe of Michigan. 
Based on geographic location and consultation, the remains are most 
likely the remains of a member of that tribe.

Determinations Made by the Michigan State Police, Mount Pleasant Post

    Officials of the Michigan State Police, Mount Pleasant Post have 
determined that:
     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), there is a relationship of 
shared group identity that can be reasonably traced between the Native 
American human remains and Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe of Michigan.

Additional Requestors and Disposition

    Lineal descendants or 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 Detective 
Sergeant Gary Green; Michigan State Police, Mount Pleasant Post, 3580 
S. Isabella Road, Mount Pleasant, MI 48858; telephone (989) 773-5951; 
email GreenG1@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 Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe of Michigan may 
proceed.
    The Michigan State Police is responsible for notifying the Saginaw 
Chippewa Indian Tribe of Michigan that this notice has been published.

    Dated: August 28, 2013.
Melanie O'Brien,
Acting Manager, National NAGPRA Program.
[FR Doc. 2013-23814 Filed 9-27-13; 8:45 am]
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