720 XTF Search Results (subject=Manuscripts, American -- Illinois -- Chicago;subject-join=exact;smode=simple;brand=default),%20American%20--%20Illinois%20--%20Chicago;subject-join%3Dexact;smode%3Dsimple;brand%3Ddefault Results for your query: subject=Manuscripts, American -- Illinois -- Chicago;subject-join=exact;smode=simple;brand=default Thu, 19 May 2016 12:00:00 GMT Alan Howard Papers. Howard, Alan, 1930- Dance Finding Aids/Howard.xml Clippings, photographs, programs, assorted miscellaneous printed material and memorabilia relating to ballet dancers and dance companies. Dance Finding Aids/Howard.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Ann Barzel Dance Research Collection. Barzel, Ann Dance Finding Aids/BarzelResearch.xml Materials collected by dance critic Ann Barzel, documenting the history of dance in Chicago and worldwide. Research collection includes brochures and other publicity, newsclippings, programs, souvenir books, audiovisual material, posters and prints, photographs, scrapbooks, and artifacts. Dance Finding Aids/BarzelResearch.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Ann Barzel Papers. Barzel, Ann Dance Finding Aids/Barzel.xml Correspondence, works, photographs, and personal and biographical material by Chicago dance critic and historian Ann Barzel. Dance Finding Aids/Barzel.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Bessie Barnes Papers. Barnes, Bessie Dance Finding Aids/Barnes.xml Photographs, newspaper reviews and miscellaneous personal items relating to Bessie Barnes, producer of nightclub theatrical reviews in Chicago and Milwaukee in the 1920’s and 1930’s Dance Finding Aids/Barnes.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Chicago Community Trust Excellence in Dance Initiative Records. Chicago Community Trust Dance Finding Aids/DanceInitiative.xml Administrative files, consultant files and a collection of background information and publications relating to the field of dance and specifically to the activities of a short-term initiative developed by the Chicago Community Trust which had the aim of strengthening the field of dance in Chicago. Dance Finding Aids/DanceInitiative.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Christina Olson Papers. Olson, Christina, b. 1881 Dance Finding Aids/Olson.xml Material relating to Chicago dancer Christina Olson, who at the age of twelve performed as a Turkish dancer in the Turkish Theater at the World’s Columbian Exposition, 1893. Includes music school diploma, hand-written documents concerning her employment and performances, her marriage certificate and a two photographs. Also, three items relating to the Exposition – a general ticket of admission, her passbook and a program for the Turkish Theater. Dance Finding Aids/Olson.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Claudia Cassidy Papers. Cassidy, Claudia, 1900-1996 Dance Finding Aids/Cassidy.xml Articles and reviews, correspondence, broadcast scripts, photographs, and clippings of the Chicago Tribune performing arts critic from 1942 to 1965. Cassidy wrote her influential "On the Aisle" column for the Tribune, then wrote freelance criticism and hosted a weekly program of arts criticism for WFMT, helping to shape the course of music, theater, and dance in Chicago. Dance Finding Aids/Cassidy.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Dean Diggins Papers, 1956-1995. Diggins, Dean Dance Finding Aids/Diggins.xml Material regarding Diggins’s career as a tap dancer and teacher, including class notes while studying with Paul Draper, plus clippings, photographs, programs, publicity items and scrapbooks relating to his ten years as a part of the Mattison Trio. Also, his choreographic notes for tap routines composed for classical music and audio and video tapes of some of those dances. Dance Finding Aids/Diggins.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Diana Huebert Papers. Huebert, Diana, 1899-1983 Dance Finding Aids/Huebert.xml Material collected by dancer Diana Huebert (Mrs. Abel Faidy), the bulk consisting of programs and photographs of herself and other dancers. Also, some articles she wrote or saved, including an autobiographical sketch, choreographic notes, and miscellaneous material relating to her husband, architect and designer Abel Faidy. Dance Finding Aids/Huebert.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Djalaal Papers. Djalaal Dance Finding Aids/Djalaal.xml Chicago performer and instructor in dance and exercise. Djalaal has studied Middle Eastern, Indian, North African, modern, flamenco and other exotic dance forms, and for thirty years has been teaching belly dancing at area colleges and cultural organizations. Small collection consists of advertising and publicity items, clippings, photographs, programs, and a few of her writings. Dance Finding Aids/Djalaal.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Edith Allard Papers. Allard, Edith, 1927-2012 Dance Finding Aids/Allard.xml Letters, postcards, telegrams, contracts and schedules, clippings, photographs and programs of dance performances in Israel and Sweden, two art prints and a small collection of medals. Dance Finding Aids/Allard.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Edna Lucile Baum Papers. Baum, Edna Lucile Dance Finding Aids/Baum.xml Material relating to Chicago dance teacher and author Edna Lucile Baum, which includes incoming correspondence, writings, photographs, programs, dance notations and other miscellaneous printed items, scrapbooks and notebooks. Dance Finding Aids/Baum.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Elisa Stigler Papers. Stigler, Elisa Dance Finding Aids/Stigler.xml Materials relating to the career of Chicago dance teacher Elisa Stigler, primarily a performer and instructor in the techniques of Spanish dancing, but also a teacher of the dances of other cultures and of ballet. Includes copious handwritten notations and mimeographed instruction for teaching a wide range of dances, both American and foreign, a few articles and letters, catalogs, programs and some miscellaneous memorabilia. Dance Finding Aids/Stigler.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Ellen Goldsmith Papers. Goldsmith, Ellen, 1926-2007 Dance Finding Aids/Goldsmith.xml Large collection of photographs relating to the ballet, opera and cinema, dating from the 1940s through the early 1970s, amassed by Ellen (Teddy) Goldsmith, backstage worker at the Civic Opera House, home of the Lyric Opera of Chicago. Many of the photographs are professional portraits of opera stars and ballet dancers – many autographed – and hundreds of personal and backstage snapshots. Also, a group of photos of movie stills, popular celebrities and performers, plus a small amount of correspondence, memorabilia and signed theatrical programs, some Goldsmith drawings and writing, two scarves and a pair of ballet slippers. Dance Finding Aids/Goldsmith.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Eugene Olshansky Photographs,. Olshansky, Eugene Dance Finding Aids/Olshansky.xml Photographs of productions staged by the Original Ballets Russes (aka the Ballet Russes du Col. W. de Basil) and the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo between 1935 and 1941, taken by Chicago businessman and balletomane Eugene Olshansky. Also, two operatic portraits, a few personal photographs, and several pieces of ephemera. Dance Finding Aids/Olshansky.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Harriet Lundgren Papers. Lundgren, Harriet, 1907-1996 Dance Finding Aids/Lundgren.xml Material relating to the career of Chicago ballet dancer Harriet Lundgren. Includes three scrapbooks of clippings, articles, pictures and reviews regarding Lundgren, other dancers, and opera singers of the 1920s and 1930s. Also, a few articles and magazine excerpts on the ballet, several programs, and a collection of miscellaneous photographs of performers and celebrities. Dance Finding Aids/Lundgren.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Illinois Ballet Records. Illinois Ballet Dance Finding Aids/IllinoisBallet.xml The Illinois Ballet was founded in 1959 by two former Sadler's Wells ballet dancers, Richard Ellis and Christine Du Boulay. The company presented several seasons of performances per year until its demise in 1972. The company remained constant with four soloists and ten corps members, and included two dancer/choreographers, Hy Somers and Dom Orejudos (aka Etienne). Collection consists of numerous performance photographs, programs and publicity material, a few pieces of correspondence and office records, 78 rpm recordings, sheet music and posters. Dance Finding Aids/IllinoisBallet.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Iva Kitchell Papers. Kitchell, Iva, 1908-1983 Dance Finding Aids/Kitchell.xml Six scrapbooks and large folder of loose material relating to the dance and performance career of Iva Kitchell. Scrapbooks contain articles, clippings, programs, reviews, advertising material, memorabilia and other miscellaneous items that cover Kitchell’s life, from her affiliation with the Chicago Civic Opera Ballet in 1926 to her retirement from an international stage career as a satiric dance mime in 1961. Also, a 1984 catalog of an exhibition of the paintings by her husband Stokely Webster, which contains a number of portraits of Kitchell. Dance Finding Aids/Kitchell.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT James Kelly Choreography Project Memorabilia. Kelly, James, 1962- Dance Finding Aids/Kelly.xml Native San Diegan dancer James Kelly worked in Chicago from 1990 to 1997 as founder and artistic director of the James Kelly Choreography Project, establishing a company whose style was a blend of jazz, ballet and contemporary dance. Small collection of printed memorabilia includes newsletters, posters, programs, and a press kit. Also, four videocassettes of local performances. Dance Finding Aids/Kelly.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Joan Ehemann Stone Memorabilia. Eaman, Joan Dance Finding Aids/StoneJ.xml Material relating to the life and career of ballet dancer Joan Eaman (later known as Joan Ehemann Stone) which includes a youthful diary, photographs, clippings and other memorabilia. All items, with the exception of three photographs, are photocopies. Dance Finding Aids/StoneJ.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Juanita Nicholson Papers. Nicholson, Juanita Dance Finding Aids/Nicholson.xml Juanita Nicholson is a dance teacher and former volunteer at the Newberry in Chicago. Papers, which are mainly concerned with the Cecchetti Council of America and the Cecchetti method of teaching ballet, include instruction booklets, syllabi for dance classes and teacher examinations, some miscellaneous class notes, two volumes of piano music, a cassette tape and a 78 rpm record. Dance Finding Aids/Nicholson.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Judith and Bruce Sagan Papers. Sagan, Judith Dance Finding Aids/Sagan.xml Material relating to the business career of Judith Sagan who founded the Harper Theater Dance Festival with her husband Bruce Sagan in 1965. This organization became the Harper Dance Foundation in 1970. A large portion of the collection concerns the Illinois Arts Council which supported the Sagans’ festival activities and on whose board both later served. Includes articles, clippings, correspondence, contracts, grant applications, programs, notes and other miscellaneous items concerning both the Harper Festivals and its participants, and the Illinois Arts Council. Dance Finding Aids/Sagan.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Krassner School of Theatre Arts Records. Krassner School of Theatre Arts Dance Finding Aids/Krassner.xml Documents, photographs and artifacts reflecting the history of the dance and theater schools founded and run by the Chicago Krassner sisters, both in Illinois and California, from 1924 to 1978. Includes letters, announcements, clippings, cue cards, instruction sheets and scripts, programs, miscellaneous memorabilia and a large collection of photographs. Also, a history of the Krassner schools by the son of Blossom Krassner, Paul J. Hartman, and artifacts consisting of a videocassette, two maracas and a tambourine. Dance Finding Aids/Krassner.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT LaRayne School of Dancing Memorabilia. LaRayne School of Dancing (Chicago, Ill.) Dance Finding Aids/LaRayne.xml Published and mimeographed ballet, tap and novelty dance routines, probably belonging to the LaRayne School of Dancing and/or choreographers and teachers Marion Freeman, Jack Manning and the Del-Wrights. Includes catalogs for the yearly conventions of the Chicago Association of Dancing Masters, 1930-1936, and for summer sessions at the Chicago Teachers College, 1939-1947. Also, the script for a children’s musical play. Dance Finding Aids/LaRayne.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Margot Grimmer Papers. Grimmer, Margot Dance Finding Aids/Grimmer.xml Material relating to the career of Chicago dancer Margot Grimmer, including clippings, advertising items, programs, a few miscellaneous incoming letters, and numerous photographs. Dance Finding Aids/Grimmer.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Mark Turbyfill Papers. Turbyfill, Mark, 1896- Dance Finding Aids/Turbyfill.xml Material relating to the life and career of dancer, poet and painter Mark Turbyfill, including three copies of his unpublished autobiography and many copies of published and unpublished poems. Also, articles and reviews by and about Turbyfill, a few pieces of correspondence, clippings, dance programs, photographs, a cassette tape of him reading, and a published genealogy of the Turbyfill family. Dance Finding Aids/Turbyfill.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Mary Gehr Papers. Gehr, Mary Dance Finding Aids/Gehr.xml Original work, reproductions of work, correspondence and subject files of Chicago artist Mary Gehr. Dance Finding Aids/Gehr.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT May O’Donnell Papers. O’Donnell, May, 1906-2004 Dance Finding Aids/ODonnell.xml Material relating to the career of modern dancer May O’Donnell, consisting of advertising and announcements, articles, reviews, programs and photographs. Also a few miscellaneous items, some of which relate to O’Donnell’s husband, musician Ray Green. Dance Finding Aids/ODonnell.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Paula Gerard Renison Dance Sketches. Gerard, Paula, 1907-1991 Dance Finding Aids/Gerard.xml Six pencil sketches of Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo dancers drawn by artist Paula Gerard Renison during rehearsals and performances at the Auditorium Theatre in Chicago, 1938-1939. Dance Finding Aids/Gerard.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Rudy Horn Papers. Horn, Rudy, b. 1909 Dance Finding Aids/Horn.xml Correspondence, clippings, photographs and memorabilia of Chicago entertainer known as the "Comedy King of Vaudeville." His father was Henry Horn, who operated and booked nightclubs in the early 1900s and was the onetime owner of Chicago's Green Mill Tavern. Born in 1909, Horn performed as a dancer, comedian, and emcee throughout the US and Europe. Dance Finding Aids/Horn.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Ruth Kilbourn Papers. Kilbourn, Ruth Dance Finding Aids/Kilbourn.xml Small collection of memorabilia, photographs and performance programs and announcements of Ruth Kilbourn, who ran a dance studio in Chicago, Illinois, in the 1940s. Includes a pair of toe shoes Dance Finding Aids/Kilbourn.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Ruth Page Nutcracker Papers. Long, Larry, 1937-2010 Dance Finding Aids/PageNutcracker.xml Files and photographs relating to the Nutcracker ballet, choreographed by Ruth Page, in Chicago from 1965 to 1997. Dance Finding Aids/PageNutcracker.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Ruth Page Works and Memorabilia. Page, Ruth, 1899-1991 Dance Finding Aids/PageMem.xml Miscellaneous material relating to dancer and choreographer Ruth Page. Consists of numerous published and unpublished short articles and essays written by Page, many of which appeared in her book Page by Page. Some of the items are duplicates of the originals held by the Lincoln Center Library for the Performing Arts, New York Public Library. Miscellany includes clippings, correspondence, two photocopies of film scripts, photographs, programs, publicity material and notes and stage directions relating to ballets. Dance Finding Aids/PageMem.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Ruth Pryor Memorabilia. Pryor, Ruth, 1906-2001 Dance Finding Aids/Pryor.xml Scrapbook of Ballet dancer Ruth Pryor, born in Chicago in 1906, who began her career in vaudeville as half of the team of “Gardel and Pryor”. By 1929 she had become the premier danseuse of the Chicago Civic Opera, and appeared as the first American ballerina to be the Swan Queen in a special production of Swan Lake. The scrapbook includes many newspaper clippings, and a few articles and programs. Dance Finding Aids/Pryor.xml Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT