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Portrait of Judith Jamison, dancer with the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, 1979

 Item
Identifier: D002.01.0002.0093.00001

Overview

Portrait of Judith Jamison, acclaimed dancer for the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.

Dates

  • 1979

Rights and Usage Statement

Copyright may apply. User is responsible for all copyright compliance.

Extent

1 items (photograph)

Scope and Contents

From the Series: This series contains photographs collected by curator Glenn Giffin.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

8 x 10 inches black and white

General

Title supplied by archivist.

Inscription and Marks

Stamped on back of photographic print: ''Library, Colorado Women's College.'' Written on back of photographic print: ''Pic Fold. Jamison, Judith.'' Typed on paper taped to bottom of photographic print: ''Judith Jamison, critically acclaimed for her dancing with the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and labeled the ''new Josephine Baker,'' will star in the world premier of the ballet, ''Three Meditations of the Mass,'' at the May 6 segment of the Leonard Bernstein Festival, May 4 to 8, in Kansas City, Mo. Others performing will be members of the American Ballet Theater and the Kansas City Ballet dancing to selected Bernstein works. The five-day festival includes songs, dances, chamber groups, lectures and symposiums, as well as symphonic works of Bernstein by the Kansas City Philharmonic.'' written on front of folder: Portrait, 1979 no credit.''

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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