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Nancy Vrana Papers

Identifier: D119


This collection contains scrapbooks, photographs, newspaper clippings, and film reels about Nancy Vrana.


  • 1947-1978

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Biographical / Historical

Nancy Vrana (nee Nancy Jean Fullenwider) was born on May 9th, 1940 to parents Jacob A Fullenwider and Edith M Tripp in Sheridan, Wyoming. She studied with the Covillo-Parker Ballet school, and danced with Junior Entertainment Inc. and the Colorado Concert Ballet. She was accepted into the Colorado Concert Ballet company in 1962. Nancy composed Seven Ages, and Variations and Themes for Unaccompanied Trumpet. Additionally, Nancy would provide accompaniment for Colorado Concert Ballet, as is depicted in the collections reels. She acquired both her B.A and Masters of Arts at the University of Denver. Nancy died on August 20th, 2005.

Notes: Jun 1957: Name listed as NANCY JEAN FULLENWIDER; May 1966: Name listed as NANCY JEAN STEPHENS; Mar 1970: Name listed as NANCY JEAN SHADWELL; 05 Feb 1981: Name listed as NANCY FULLENWIDER VRANG; 17 Jun 1997: Name listed as NANCY F VRANA


3.75 Linear Feet (3 containers)

Scope and Contents

This collection contains scrapbooks, clippings, photographs, and video reels.


This collection is arranged chronologically and by material type.

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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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