Protecting the Ohlone Shellmounds of Berkeley, San Bruno, and Emeryville

Hwang, Janice
April 2004
News from Native California;Spring2004, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p12
Discusses the efforts of Ohlone activists in protecting shell mound sites on private land in Berkeley, San Bruno and Emeryville in California. Significance of the sites to Ohlone Indians; Background on the ownership of the site; Excavation of the Berkeley shell mound in 1902 for scientific purposes; Problems with the landmark law in the state.


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