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Sandra Minton Papers

Identifier: D086


This collection contains photos, education materials (programs, course work, and costume sketches), teaching materials, honors (clippings), publications, and documentation for community organizatons.


  • Other: 1947-2018


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Biographical / Historical

Sandra Minton started her dance career in high school and continued with her B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. degrees in dance from UCLA and Texas Woman's University. Sandra has worked as at the University of Missouri- Kansas City and the University of Northern Colorado (UNC). Sandra worked as Dance Coordinator/Professor at UNC from 1972-1998. In 2017, she serves as co-coordinater of MA in Dance Education at the University of Northern Colorado.

Sandra is the author of books on choreography, mind/body connections and preventing dance injuries. Sandra was a National Dance Association Artist/Scholar in 1999, and a Fulbright Scholar to Finland in 2001.

Sandra is a long-time patron and board member of the Carson Brierly Giffin Dance Library. In 2017, she serves as Secretary for the board.


3.75 Linear Feet (3 containers)

Scope and Contents

This collection contains photos, programs, course work, costume sketches, publications, documentation for community organizatons, and clippings.


This collection is arranged in (6) series: Photographs, Education, Teaching Materials, Community Organizations, Honors, and Publications.

Related Materials

Sandra Minton is a 2011 Living Legends of Dance. Her interview has been placed in: Friends of Carson Brierly Giffin Dance Library 'Living Legends of Dance' Oral Histories (D009.10.0003.0014).

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