Contents and Arrangement Expanded View

Collection Overview

Creator:
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Collector:
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Title:
Dance Subject Files
Repository:
Rare Book Division
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/dj52w470q
Dates:
1900-1980s
Size:
31 boxes and 12.4 linear feet
Storage Note:
ReCAP (rcpxm): Box 1-31
Language:
English

Abstract

The Dance Subject Files consist of dance-related subject files from early 20th century through 1980s. Among the material are clippings, photos, programs, promotional materials, and dance school brochures.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

Consists of dance-related subject files from early 20th century through 1980s, including material about set/costume designers (Leon Bakst), dancers (Mikhail Baryshnikov, Carmen Amaya), ballets ("Giselle," "The Sleeping Beauty," "Swan Lake"), ballet companies and schools (Bolshoi Ballet), and international dance troupes and styles (les Ballets Africains, Balinese dance, Spanish dance). Among the material are clippings, photos, programs, promotional materials, and dance school brochures.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically.

Collection History

Processing Information

Finding aid written 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:

Dance Subject Files; Rare Book Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/dj52w470q
Location:
Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
(609) 258-3184