MS 3942 Material relating Chippewa Music, Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletins 45 and 53
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Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3942
Creators:
Densmore, Frances, 1867-1957
Richards, J. S., 1854-
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
39 Items
ca. pages ca. 39 pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
(Old Number 3917) 10 sheets of original drawings of the Mid'e and 2 Mid'e diagrams reproduced in Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 45. Drawings made for F. Densmore, 1907-1908 and transmitted by her to the Bureau of American Ethnology, August 4, 1937. Also native (?) drawing of noose for catching rabbits described in the bulletin. (Specimen of noose for catching rabbit sent to U.S. National Museum, , 1964, Accession Number . (The following on micro film reel #19)-List of corrections in the text used by F. Densmore in Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletins 45 and 53 as made by Father S.J. Richards, Sprague, Ontario. (Missionary to the Indians since 1883), October 8, 1939. 17 page manuscript. Also letter from F. Densmore to Dr. Stirling returning Father Richards' manuscript. "Series of Three Chippewa Stories."--March 9, 1932. 10 pages typed. Received from Densmore estate, ca. 1962. 2272 "Chippewa customs and uses of Plants." Manuscript once filed under number 2272, not present (no further information as to number of pages, etc.) Third page of handwritten manuscript describing construction of the frame of a wigwam. Refers to negative Number 596-D-13-e, found with manuscript.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
Part on Negative Microfilm reel #19.
Author

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 3942

Local Note
Local Note
1 portfolio, 1 oversize envelope

Other Title
Other Title
Series of Three Chippewa Stories
Other Title
Chippewa customs and uses of Plants

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 3942, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History
Custodial History
Submitted by the author to the Bureau of American Ethnology, 1937-1938, or received from the Densmore estate, ca. 1962.

Keywords
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Chippewa -- plant use Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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