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Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act Report for Naval Air Station, Whidbey Island, Washington, and Naval Air Weapons Station, Point Mugu, California

Author(s): Amy E. Halpin ; Teresa M. Militello

Editor(s): Michael K. Trimble ; Christopher B. Pulliam

Year: 1999

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The US Navy Engineering Field Activity, West asked the US Army Corps of Engineers, St. Louis District to assist the command with completing Section 5 requirements of the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (P.L. 101-601). This work entailed compiling a detailed inventory of Native American physical remains and funerary objects located in archaeological collections under control of Naval Air Weapons Station, Point Mugu, California, and Naval Air Station, Whidbey Island, Washington.

Fourteen separate repositories were visited, and a minimum of 481 individual and 389 funerary objects were identified. This information was placed in the format recommended by the National Park Service for Section 5 Inventory reporting and was forwarded to each installation for submittal to the Federal Register.


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Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act Report for Naval Air Station, Whidbey Island, Washington, and Naval Air Weapons Station, Point Mugu, California. Amy E. Halpin, Teresa M. Militello, Michael K. Trimble, Christopher B. Pulliam. Collections Inventory Report ,No. 3. St. Louis, MO: US Army Corps of Engineers Mandatory Center of Expertise for the Curation and Management of Archaeological Collections, St. Louis District. 1999 ( tDAR id: 413573) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8057J3B


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min long: -122.915; min lat: 32.916 ; max long: -117.729; max lat: 48.458 ;

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Contact(s): US Army Corps of Engineers Mandatory Center of Expertise for the Curation and Management of Archaeological Collections, St. Louis District

Landowner(s): Naval Air Station, Whidbey Island, Washington ; Naval Air Weapons Station, Point Mugu, California

Sponsor(s): US Navy, Engineering Field Activity, West, Naval Facilities Engineering Command

Repository(s): Seattle Central Community College, Seattle, Washington ; California State University, Los Angeles, California ; Fowler Museum of Cultural History - University of California, Los Angeles - Haines Hall ; Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, Los Angeles, CA ; Outlying Landing Field, San Nicolas Island, Ventura County, California ; San Diego Museum of Man, San Diego, California ; Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, Santa Barbara, California ; Southwest Museum, Los Angeles, California ; University of California, Santa Barbara, California ; University of Oregon, Eugene, OR ; Channel Islands National Park, California ; Central Coastal Information Center, Santa Barbara, California ; South Central Coastal Information Center, Santa Barbara, California ; University of California, Santa Barbara Library

Prepared By(s): US Army Corps of Engineers Mandatory Center of Expertise for the Curation and Management of Archaeological Collections, St. Louis District

Submitted To(s): US Navy, Engineering Field Activity West, Naval Facilities Engineering Command, San Bruno, CA


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