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Hope Moore Waggoner Papers

 Collection
Identifier: D064
Hope Moore Waggoner was a dance instructor in Denver, owning her own studio the 'Hope Moore School of Dance.' This collection contains dance costumes, photos, dance instruction materials, and realia (a trunk and a suitcase).

Dates

  • 1925-2015

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright restrictions may apply.

Extent

17.75 Linear Feet (9 containers)

Scope and Contents

This collection contains dance costumes, photos, dance instruction materials, and realia (a trunk and a suitcase).

Biographical / Historical

Hope Moore Waggoner was a dance instructor in Denver, owning her own studio the 'Hope Moore School of Dance.' As a dancer she performed in Baltimore and Miami Beach, as well as at night clubs. Hope performed in USO shows and served as a majorette for the American Legion Band. She was a judge and choreographer for Miss Colorado Universe Pageants and also choreographed for the Denver Broncos Cheerleaders. In 2014, Hope was name a Living Legend by the Carson Brierly Giffin Dance Library. Hope died on April 11, 2015.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged in (3) series: Dance Instruction Materials and Photos, Textiles, and Realia.

Related Materials

Hope Moore Waggoner is a 2014 Living Legends of Dance. Her interview has been placed in: Friends of Carson Brierly Giffin Dance Library 'Living Legends of Dance' Oral Histories (D009.13.0003.0028).

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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