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Abstract This collection contains films, documents, photographs, correspondence, fliers, dances, brochures, itineraries, badges, receipts, information related to Contra dancing, callers, lists, classes, artwork, and awards related to Bob Osgood from 1940 through 2002.
Abstract Al and Bob Brundage were important figures in the square dance community. They played a significant role in spreading western style square dance in New England. This collection contains their square dance materials. This includes correspondence, personal files, working files, teaching materials, and interview transcripts.
Dates: Other: 1952-1996
Abstract This collection contains memorabilia from Cal Golden's time as a Square Dance Caller. The collection includes awards, realia, audio recordings, textiles, and photographs. Cal used the textiles for his performances. The awards, realia, and photographs were gifts or depict Cal performing.
Abstract This collection contains memorabilia from Jack Murtha's career as a square dance caller and his active life within the square dancing community, including awards, a portrait, and some clothing.
Abstract This collection contains posters, photographs, and other memorabilia regarding J.D. "Red" Warrick.
Abstract Born in West Texas, Jimmy Clossin was a square-dance caller and teacher who published a book of West Texas Cowboy Square Dances. He taught dance classes at universities and schools across the United States. This collection contains photographs, programs, serials, class syllabi, correspondence, a scrapbook, and papers related to Clossin's square dance teaching.
Dates: 1850-2007; Majority of material found within 1945-1985
Abstract The Lloyd Shaw Foundation is dedicated to the preservation, restoration and teaching of the folk dances of America. Our work is intended to share a diverse range of dance and music with an intergenerational audience, develop leadership in dance and music to ensure its continuity, retain records which document the past, present, and future of our American dance and promote fellowship and enjoyment through the production of dance events, music, and dance materials. All of this emphasizes the...
Abstract This collection contains scrapbooks, club materials, and memorabilia from the Star Promenaders Square Dance Club.
Abstract Will Orlich taught square dance callers for many years, as well as ran the National Callers Report, a note service for callers. This collection contains his square dance materials, including notes, workshop materials, published materials, and newsletters related to square dancing.
- Folk dancing 8
- Dance -- Study and teaching 3
- Square dance music 3
- Dance films 2
- Round dancing 2
- Albums (Books) 1
- Clubs 1
- Correspondence 1
- Cowboys 1
- Dance 1
- Dance teachers 1
- Folk dance music 1
- Memorabilia 1
- Photographs 1
- Plaques (Flat objects) 1
- Sound recordings 1 ∧ less
- Litchman, William M. 2
- Shaw, Lloyd, 1890-1958 2
- Brundage, Al (Alfred) 1
- Callerlab 1
- Clossin, James 1