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- American ballet theatre
- American Ballet Theatre Programs
- Rare Book Division
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- 4 boxes and 1.6 linear feet
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- ReCAP (rcpxr): Box 1-4
The American Ballet Theatre is an American ballet company founded by Oliver Smith and Lucia Chase in 1940. The collection consists of programs of performances of the Ballet Theatre dance company from its first performance in 1940 until 1979.
Collection Description & Creator Information
Consists of programs of performances of the Ballet Theatre dance company from its first performance in 1940 until 1979. (In 1958 the name of the company became the American Ballet Theatre.) There are also two souvenir programs for the seasons of 1976-77 and 1977-78, as well as a 1978 copy of On Point (IV, No. 1), the magazine of the American Ballet Theatre.
The programs are arranged chronologically.
- Collection Creator Biography:
American ballet theatre
The American Ballet Theatre is an American ballet company founded by Oliver Smith and Lucia Chase in 1940.
- Processing Information
This collection was processed in 2002.
Access & Use
- Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research use.
- Conditions Governing Use
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Permission to publish material from the collection must be requested from the Associate University Librarian for Special Collections. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.
- Credit this material:
American Ballet Theatre Programs; Rare Book Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
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- Firestone LibraryOne Washington RoadPrinceton, NJ 08544, USA(609) 258-3184