Frances Theresa Densmore (May 21, 1867 – June 5, 1957) was an American anthropologist and ethnographer born in Red Wing, Minnesota. Densmore is known for her studies of Native American music and culture, and in modern terms, she may be described as an ethnomusicologist.
|Born||May 21, 1867|
Red Wing, Minnesota, U.S.
|Died||June 5, 1957 90)(aged|
|Known for||Preservation of Native American culture|
|Fields||Anthropologist, specializing as a Comparative musicologist ethnographer and ethnomusicologist|
|Institutions||Bureau of American Ethnology|
|Part of a series on the|
|Anthropology of art,|
media, music, dance
|Social and cultural anthropology|