Includes names of places in Northern Minnesota (in Ojibwa) in the region inhabited by the Boise Forte band. (464 names). These names are different from those in Manuscript 2581.
Truman Michelson traveled to Odanah, Wisconsin on August 21, 1925 to study the Ojibwa. These notes, collected by Michelson at that time, cover the physical anthropology, linguistics, and ethnology of the Ojibwa. The notes include anthropometric measurements, notes on gentes, stories, and Ojibwa terms and phrases with English glosses
Contained in Powell's Schedule in Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages.
Truman Michelson's linguistic notes by page and line of William Jones' Ojibwa text, handwritten on index cards.
Images of Ojibwa artifacts in the Mesabi Community College collection, including bags and clothing.
Includes some songs, proper names, and list of "Tribes of the Huron..." Copied from a French source. Contains at least two handwritings.
Portrait of an elderly Ojibwa chief wearing headdress and leather shirt, possibly Chief Showin or Chief Black Eagle. The photograph's original mount is available with the collection.