FR Doc E8-15910[Federal Register: July 14, 2008 (Volume 73, Number 135)]
[Page 40363]
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National Park Service

Notice of Intent to Repatriate Cultural Items: Seton Hall 
University Museum, Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ; Correction

AGENCY: National Park Service, Interior.
ACTION: Notice; correction.

    Notice is here given in accordance with the Native American Graves 
Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA), 25 U.S.C. 3005, of the intent 
to repatriate cultural items in the possession of the Seton Hall 
University Museum, Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ, that meet 
the definition of "sacred objects" and "objects of cultural 
patrimony" under 25 U.S.C. 3001.
    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 an error in the telephone number of the Seton 
Hall University Museum and adds an e-mail address. In the Federal 
Register of May 23, 2008 (FR Doc E-8-11572, Pages 30159-30160], 
paragraph 8 is corrected by substituting the following paragraph:
    Representatives of any other Indian tribe or Nation that believes 
itself to be culturally affiliated with the sacred objects/objects of 
cultural patrimony should contact Dr. Thomas W. Kavanagh, Seton Hall 
University Museum, Seton Hall University, 400 South Orange Ave., South 
Orange, NJ 07079, telephone (973) 275-5873 or e-mail, 
before August 13, 2008. Repatriation of the sacred objects/objects of 
cultural patrimony to the Onondaga Nation of New York may proceed after 
that date if no additional claimants come forward.
    The Seton Hall University Museum is responsible for notifying the 
Cayuga Nation of New York; Oneida Nation of New York; Oneida Tribe of 
Indians of Wisconsin; Onondaga Nation of New York; Seneca Nation of New 
York; Seneca-Cayuga Tribe of Oklahoma; Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe, New 
York; Tonawanda Band of Seneca Indians of New York; Tuscarora Nation of 
New York; and Haudenosaunee Standing Committee on Burial Rules and 
Regulations, a non-federally recognized Indian organization, that this 
notice has been published.

    Dated: June 16, 2008
Sherry Hutt,
Manager, National NAGPRA Program.
[FR Doc. E8-15910 Filed 7-11-08; 8:45 am]


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