Tuesday, 1 March 2011

61 days: Blanket # 60: sacred

"Like many people, Native Americans believe that cemeteries are sacred ground... Native Americans abhor the destruction of burial sites and the exhumation of human remains, for any reason."

Native Universe: Voices of Indian America
Editors: Gerald McMaster and Clifford E. Trafzer
(NGS/NMAI: Washington D.C., 2004)

Blanket # 60:
  • sacred burial ground
  • the body
  • the bones

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