Summary by Ground NewsThe National Museum of Scotland says it will return a memorial totem pole taken nearly a century ago. A delegation of Nisga'a leaders travelled to Edinburgh last August to request the transfer of the 11-metre pole back to their territory. Chief Earl Stephens says their people believe the pole, which was hand-carved in the mid-1800s, is alive with the spirit of an ancestor.
Published 2 months ago · Nisga'a, Canada
B.C. Nisga'a totem on display at Scotland museum since 1930 is heading home
VICTORIA — A memorial totem pole taken almost a century ago from the Nisga'a Nation in British Columbia is being returned to its homelands, says the National Museum of Scotland.
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