See also folder "Negatives" for negative of one of the prints. Manitou Ojibwa beaded moccasins made of moose-hide and deer-hide, porcupine quill kneebands and armbands, a shawl, and a black and white wampum necklace. The wampum necklack may not be Ojibwa as it also appears in a photograph of Potawatomi objects published in Landes's book, The Prairie Potawatomi. (Digital Surrogates: landes_photo_chippewa_artifacts)
The Ruth Landes papers are open for research. The nitrate negatives in this collection have been separated from the collection and stored offsite. Access to nitrate negatives is restricted due to preservation concerns.
Access to the Ruth Landes papers requires an appointment.
Ruth Landes papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
The revision of this finding aid and digitization of portions of the collection were made possible through the financial support of the Ruth Landes Memorial Research Fund.