Collections Case

Collections Case

Wiidanokiindiwag (weeda-no-keen-deh-wok): They Work With Each Other 

A collaborative exhibit created in partnership with the University of Michigan Museum of Anthropological Archaeology and the Ziibiwing Center of Anishinabe Culture & Lifeways (Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe of Michigan). This exhibit takes a closer look at the partnerships, environmental challenges and living legacy of the basket-making process and techniques that Anishinaabek ancestors mastered and basket-makers use today.

The Collections Case highlights the university's extensive research collections in fields including paleontology, botany, zoology, and more. Learn the science behind these collections and how technology enables today's researchers to learn more than ever from the collections.