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After over a century in England, 20 Native Hawaiian skulls return home to Hawaii

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                                Twenty skulls taken from Hawaii in the 19th century arrived Sunday, following a long appeal to the University of Cambridge to return the items. A Native Hawaiian delegation also held a consultation last week with German institutions regarding claims for repatriation for other items. Halealoha and Keoki Pescaia look over wood bowls and stone adzes at the talks.
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OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS

Twenty skulls taken from Hawaii in the 19th century arrived Sunday, following a long appeal to the University of Cambridge to return the items. A Native Hawaiian delegation also held a consultation last week with German institutions regarding claims for repatriation for other items. Halealoha and Keoki Pescaia look over wood bowls and stone adzes at the talks.