Item #21831 Chippewa customs. FRANCES DENSMORE.

Chippewa customs.

Washington, D.C. GPO, 1929. First edition, 8vo, pp. xii, 204; 90 plates from photographs, illustrations throughout text, vignette title page; spine dull else very good in original olive cloth, gilt lettering on spine. Miss Densmore's study of the Chippewa customs and culture at the following reservations: the Red Lake, White Earth, Mille Lac, Cass Lake and Leech Lake in Minnesota; the Lac Court Oreilles in of Wisconsin; and the Manitou Rapids Reserve of Ontario, Canada. This work grew out of the author's previous research on Chippewa music: "The study of tribal songs led to a friendliness with the people and a willingness on their part to give information concerning their customs" (Foreword). Smithsonian Institution, Bureau of American Ethnology, Bulletin 86. Item #21831

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