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Ancient First Nations remains return home to Bella Bella

4,000 years ago copper tools were being popularized, wheels were coming into use and Harvey Humchitt's ancestors were being buried near modern-day Bella Bella. Fast forward through the rise and fall of civilizations like Egypt and Rome into the 1960s, an agreement is struck between the Heiltsuk Tribal Council and Simon Fraser University. These ancient remains will be dug up and studied for a certain length of time. A time that has come to a close. Now Harvey, a hereditary chief with the Heiltsuk First Nation is in Vancouer to help bring these remains home. And he joins us now.

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