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Series II. Personages at the School of Dance and American Dance Festival, 1949 - 1989


Scope and Contents

This series includes biographies, news clippings, news releases, programs, and photographs of dancers, choreographers, and administrators in School of Dance and American Dance Festival history. There are also labanotation scores for two dances by Doris Humphrey and one by Sophie Maslow.


  • 1949 - 1989

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.


7 Boxes

2 Volumes (dance notation)

Language of Materials

From the Record Group: English

Processing Information

The following people were associated with both the School and the Festival. All material related to them was placed in Series II.B.

  • Currier, Ruth
  • Cunningham, Merce
  • Destine, Jean-Leon
  • Draper, Paul
  • Graham, Martha
  • Horst, Louis
  • Hoving, Lucas
  • Jones, Betty
  • Limon, Jose
  • Matteo
  • McKayle, Donald
  • Nagrin, Daniel
  • Taylor, Paul

Repository Details

Part of the Linda Lear Center for Special Collections and Archives Repository

Connecticut College
270 Mohegan Ave
New London CT 06320 United States