Contributor biographical information for Strength of the earth : the classic guide to Ojibwe uses of native plants / Frances Densmore ; introduction by Brenda J. Child.


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Frances Densmore (1867–1957) was a Minnesota-born ethnologist with the Smithsonian Institution who specialized in the study of American Indian culture. Brenda J. Child is an associate professor of American Studies at the University of Minnesota and a member of the Red Lake Band of Chippewa (Ojibwe) Indians.



Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Ojibwa Indians -- Ethnobotany.
Ethnobotany -- North America.
Plants, Useful -- North America.
Medicinal plants -- North America.