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Densmore, Frances 1867-1957

Overview
Works: 432 works in 1,290 publications in 5 languages and 24,606 library holdings
Genres: Music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Catalogs and collections  Catalogs  Juvenile works  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Contributor, Translator, Composer, Honoree, Collector, Performer
Classifications: ML3557, 784.751
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Most widely held works by Frances Densmore
How Indians use wild plants for food, medicine and crafts by Frances Densmore( Book )

22 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in English and held by 1,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reprint of Uses of plants by the Chippewa Indians from the 44th annual report (1926/27) of the U.S. Bureau of American Ethnology. Ethnologist with the Smithsonian Institution offers a wealth of material on nearly 200 plants used by Chippewas of Minnesota and Wisconsin. Emphasis on wild plants and lesser-known uses
Teton Sioux music by Frances Densmore( Book )

53 editions published between 1913 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains tabulated analyses of 600 songs, comprising the Chippewa songs previously published as well as the songs of the Teton Sioux
The American Indians and their music by Frances Densmore( Book )

34 editions published between 1926 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seminole music by Frances Densmore( Book )

33 editions published between 1956 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents 243 Seminole songs, including the songs of 28 social dances, songs for success in hunting and in the ball game, songs used in the treatment of the sick, and songs connected with legends. Specimens include a woman's costume and three canoe models showing the types of canoes used by the Seminole
Northern Ute music by Frances Densmore( Book )

35 editions published between 1922 and 2017 in English and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pawnee music by Frances Densmore( Book )

31 editions published between 1929 and 2000 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Research conducted among members of the Skidi and Chaui Bands near Pawnee, Okla. in 1919, 1920. Portions of two ceremonies were witnessed: Morning Star and the Painting of the Buffalo Skull. Ceremonial gatherings included hand games and dances in honor of Pawnee soldiers upon their return from the recent war
Songs of the Chippewa by John Bierhorst( )

9 editions published between 1950 and 1974 in English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the music and words for seventeen lullabies, ritual chants, and other traditional songs of the Chippewa Indians
Handbook of the collection of musical instruments in the United States National Museum by Frances Densmore( Book )

23 editions published between 1927 and 1971 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of musical instruments in the United States National Museum, in its history and development, is closely associated with two interesting personalities: Dr. G. Brown Goode and Edwin H. Hawley. The work gives descriptions and a bit of history of various types of instruments and provides illustrated plates
Music of the Indians of British Columbia by Frances Densmore( Book )

18 editions published between 1943 and 1972 in English and German and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Healing songs of the American Indians by Charles Hofmann( )

20 editions published between 1965 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chippewa music by Frances Densmore( Book )

9 editions published in 1910 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collected from Chippewa Indians in northern Minnesota
Dakota and Ojibwe people in Minnesota by Frances Densmore( Book )

5 editions published between 1977 and 1989 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Personal recollections and impressions of Minnesota's Indian peoples, selected and edited from the author's manuscript "A history of the Indians in Minnesota written for children."
Music of acoma, isleta, cochiti and zuni pueblos by Smithsonian Institution( Book )

1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nootka and Quileuta music by Frances Densmore( Book )

1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Menominee music by Frances Densmore( Book )

1 edition published in 1932 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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How Indians use wild plants for food, medicine and crafts
Alternative Names
Densmore, Frances Theresa 1867-1957

Frances Densmore Amerikaans antropologe (1867-1957)

Frances Densmore etnografa e etnomusicologa statunitense

Frances Densmore US-amerikanische Musikethnologin und Ethnologin

Francisca Densmore

弗朗西斯·登斯莫爾

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Teton Sioux musicThe American Indians and their musicNorthern Ute music