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Lloyd Shaw Foundation Records

Identifier: D096
Overview 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...
Dates: 1850-2007

Lloyd Shaw Personal Library

Identifier: D091
Overview This collection contains non-bibliographic materials that were part of Lloyd Shaw's Personal Library. The bibliographic material has been pulled and cataloged. Materials in this collection include indexes, workshop materials, and calling cards.
Dates: 1938-1976

Mabel Rilling Collection

Identifier: M195
Overview Mabel Rilling (1883-1972) was Director of Physical Education for Women and Associate Dean of Women at the University of Denver from 1909 to 1964. In 1935, she founded the DU square and folk dancing group known as the Pioneer Promenaders, which performed throughout Denver and in Washington D.C. Rilling also lectured for many years on the Chautauqua summer circuit. This collection contains photographs, scrapbooks, notebooks, and clippings related to Rilling's educational and dance career.
Dates: 1918-1971

Mae Fraley Papers

Identifier: D103
Overview This collection contains square dance workshop materials, organizational materials, and research materials collected by Mae Fraley.
Dates: 1688-2000

Paul Moore Papers

Identifier: D081
Overview Paul Moore is a square dance caller, historian, and enthusiast. This collection contains drafts of Paul Moore's book on Bob Osgood titled "As I Saw It," as well as loose square dance materials and square dance audiovisual material related to or owned by Paul Moore.
Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined

Star Promenaders Records

Identifier: D100
Overview This collection contains scrapbooks, club materials, and memorabilia from the Star Promenaders Square Dance Club.
Dates: 1955-1986

The Dance Archive "Square Dance in the American West" Oral History Project

Identifier: D114
Overview This collection contains oral histories and a documentary created by The Dance Archive for the 2018 annual project "Square Dance in the American West." The interviews were conducted with Bill Litchman and Kelly Shortandqueer.
Dates: 2018

Willard Orlich Papers

Identifier: D099
Overview 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.
Dates: 1960-1976