Topic: Pokanoket encampment

Haffenreffer museum planned to move from Bristol to Providence

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Haffenreffer museum planned to move from Bristol to Providence

February 7, 2019 0 comments

The University plans to relocate the Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology from Mount Hope in Bristol, Rhode Island — the site of a 2017 protest encampment by the Pokanoket Nation — to an unknown location in Providence, according to a Jan. 7 University press release. A timeline for the move does not yet exist.

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University, Pokanoket agree to create land trust

September 25, 2017 0 comments

The University and the Pokanoket Nation reached an agreement Sept. 21 to put a portion of the Bristol land in a preservation trust.

Legal claims cloud University, Pokanoket encampent dispute

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Legal claims cloud University, Pokanoket encampent dispute

September 17, 2017 0 comments

Contradictory claims to the land have clouded communications between the two entities, surfacing layers of complex ancestries and historical legal acts.

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Bustos ’16: Contested claims

September 5, 2017 0 comments

As a former high school and college student, I was privileged to visit the land at 300 Tower Street in Bristol many times.

Marching, Pokanoket demand U. return land

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Marching, Pokanoket demand U. return land

September 5, 2017 0 comments

Members and supporters of the Pokanoket Nation marched Tuesday demanding the reclamation of University-owned property in Bristol

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University representatives meet with Pokanoket encampment leaders in Bristol

August 24, 2017 0 comments

Several representatives of the University, including staff from the Haffenreffer Museum, visited the Pokanoket encampment in Bristol Tuesday morning