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Indian use of wild plants for crafts, food, medicine, and charms

Frances Densmore

Indian use of wild plants for crafts, food, medicine, and charms

by Frances Densmore

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Published by Iroqrafts in Ohsweken, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America -- Ethnobotany.,
  • Indians of North America -- Medicine.,
  • Indians of North America -- Food.,
  • Indians of North America -- Industries.,
  • Ethnobotany -- Canada.,
  • Ethnobotany -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Frances Densmore.
    SeriesIndian reprints
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE"99"C6"D385"1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. 277-397, [36] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages397
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19976289M
    ISBN 10091964516X

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Indian use of wild plants for crafts, food, medicine, and charms by Frances Densmore Download PDF EPUB FB2

How Indians Use Wild Plants for Food, Medicine and Crafts Revised ed. Edition preparation and administration, and other notes and references. Also covered are plants used as charms, plants used in natural dyes, and plants in the useful and decorative arts including uses for household items, toys, mats, twine, baskets, bows, and tools, with /5(58).

How Indians Use Wild Plants for Food, Medicine & Crafts preparation and administration, and other notes and references. Also covered are plants used as charms, plants used in natural dyes, and plants in the useful and decorative arts including uses for household items, toys, mats, twine, baskets, bows, and tools, with special emphasis on /5(46).

How Indians Use Wild Plants for Food, Medicine, and Crafts by Frances Densmore: Part Number: BOOK-HIUWPF: Plants used as charms; List of plants used in charms; Plants used in useful and decorative arts; Top of Page Home > Indian Medicine & Edible Plants > Indian Artifacts, Crafts.

Get this from a library. Indian use of wild plants for crafts, food, medicine, and charms. [Frances Densmore]. This pages gives a remarkable number of columns on different aspects of plant usage, including plants as food, medicine, dyes, and even charms.

One who has a basic knowledge of the botanica of one's own area can begin to identify local plants and learn their uses to the Original People.5/5(1). How Indians Use Wild Plants for Food, Medicine & Crafts (Native American) - Kindle edition by Densmore, Frances. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading How Indians Use Wild Plants for Food, Medicine & Crafts (Native American).Reviews: In this book those traditions are captured, providing a wealth of new material for those interested in natural food, natural cures, and native crafts.

In separate sections describing the major areas of use, Miss Densmore, an ethnologist with the Smithsonian Institution, details the uses of nearly plants with emphasis on wild plants and. "Learn the natural ways of the Chippewa Indians with this great book from Dover." — Texas Kitchen and Garden and More The uses of plants — for food, for medicine, for arts, crafts, and dyeing — among the Chippewa Indians of Minnesota and Wisconsin show the great extent to which they understood and utilized natural resources.

In this book those traditions are captured, provi/5(4). In this book those traditions are captured, providing a wealth of new material for those interested in natural food, natural cures, and native separate sections describing the major areas of use, Miss Densmore, an ethnologist with the Smithsonian Institution, details the uses of nearly plants with emphasis on wild plants and.

Buy How Indians Use Wild Plants for Food, Medicine & Crafts 1st by Densmore, Frances (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s:   The one I use as my field guide is “Medicinal Plants of the Northwest monographs”.

It is a simple back yard herbalist’s guide to identifying. To effectively use wild plants, one must learn basic plant identification skills, especially for poisonous plants, as well as ethics, proper collection and preparation methods.

This section of the online library provides articles on wild plants used for medicine, food, and utilitarian purposes. Cattail is not a medicinal treatment, but a type of preventative medicine. According to the Cherokee tradition, it can also prove helpful in the recovery process.

The entire plant may be eaten, save for the leaves and the heads of the seeds. A hearty plant, cattail is a reliable traditional food source because of its high starch content ( Get this from a library.

How Indians use wild plants for food, medicine and crafts. [Frances Densmore] -- Reprint of Uses of plants by the Chippewa Indians from the 44th annual report (/27) of the U.S.

Bureau of American Ethnology. Ethnologist with the Smithsonian Institution offers a wealth of. One of the better known wild native plants you can eat, all members of the genus Viola (violets, pansies, and violas) are tasty and easy to grow, and some have been used medicinally.

They make an excellent ground cover in a garden of native plants for food and medicine. Raw flowers and leaves of all species are said to be edible. sustainable food A guide to India’s wild foods and how you can use them from breakfast to dinner Foraging was a way of life in India, long before Noma made it chic again.

The book Backyard Medicine discusses the benefits of birch sap, noting that “Birch sap, birch water, or blood, had a folk reputation for breaking kidney or bladder stone and treating skin conditions and rheumatic diseases. It can be drunk in spring as a refreshing and cleansing tonic, clearing the sluggishness of winter from the system.

BOOK-HIUWPF How Indians Use Wild Plants for Food, Medicine, and Crafts by Frances Densmore. Price: $ BOOK-UPIMRR Uses of Plants by the Indians of. Emphasis on wild plants and lesser-known uses. "A fascinating, well-illustrated study."-Grand Rapids Gazette.

33 plates plus This information is provided by a service that aggregates data from review sources and other sources that are often consulted by libraries, and readers. Store / How Indians Used Wild Plants for Food, Medicine, and Crafts How Indians Used Wild Plants for Food, Medicine, and Crafts A wealth of material for those interested in natural food, natural cures, and native crafts.

American Indians used plants for food, shelter, medicine, ceremonies, and clothing. Many of the plants highlighted had multiple uses. Many chemicals that can be found in these plants were used as medicine but if used in a high or large dose could become toxic or poisonous.

Some plants were toxic to people unless prepared correctly. Depending on the.preserve the wild and domesticated plants used by tribals as food, fodder, medicine, oil, tannin, gum, small timber, fuel, fibres, furniture, tools, musical instruments, etc. The data were collected from the tribals through participatory rural appraisal and questionnaire survey.

The paper reports a part of the study, i. e. wild food plants used. Identifying and Harvesting Edible and Medicinal Plants in Wild (and Not So Wild) Places by Steve Brill and Evelyn Dean. This not-so-basic guide features over wild medicinals with instructions on how to identify, collect, and use the plant.

Create a forager’s feast out of found plants using the recipe section for inspiration.