Found 105 collections related to Manuscripts -- Collections

Pavley-Oukrainsky Ballet Russe
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 7
5 folders (73 items)
Odic-Kintzel, R.
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 4
ca. 1500 items
Steegmuller, Francis, 1906-1994
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 11
94 folders
Petipa, Marius, 1818-1910
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 82
1 document box
Siegel, Marcia B.
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 119
8 linear feet
House programs of New York area dance performances with annotations including immediate reactions scribbled during performances, summaries of action, sketches, diagrams.
Steegmuller, Francis, 1906-1994
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 13
Martha Graham Foundation for Contemporary Dance
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 27
34 folders (1 box)
Caccialanza, Gisella, 1914-
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMC-Res. 7
(ca. 122 items)
Graham, Martha
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 117
.2 linear feet (30 letters)
Typescript and holograph letters written by Martha Graham to a member of her dance company during his military service in World War II.
Sargent, George H. (George Henry), 1867-1931
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2677
5 linear feet (14 boxes)
George Henry Sargent (1867-1931), American bibliographer and journalist, was associated with the Boston Evening Transcript from 1895 until 1931. He wrote books and articles on bibliography and a column, The Bibliographer, about rare books.... more
Massine, Leonide, 1896-1979
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 33
337 s and 8 boxes
The bulk of the Leonide Massine Papers documents Massine's professional and personal life from about 1940 to 1955, although some materials from before and after this period are included... more
Laing, Hugh
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 64
1.7 linear feet (4 document boxes, 1 portfolio 69 folders, 415 items)
The Hugh Laing Papers, c.1943-1988, contain almost nothing written by Laing himself, except for two brief undated notes to his mother (in her folder #10) and a letter to Isabel Brown (in her folder #12). The strength of the collection lies in the... more
Fedorova, Alexandra, 1884-1972
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 110
117 items in 9 legal size folders in 1 box
The papers of Alexandra Fedorova are comprised of letters and telegrams, mainly from the 1930s, Riga, as well as bills and window cards of her ballet school in New Jersey. The majority of the correspondence is in... more
American Ballet Theatre
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 49
220 linear feet
American Ballet Theatre was founded in 1939 with the intention of creating an American company of international stature, a museum of the dance, “which would preserve the best of the classic tradition of Europe and at the same time lay the... more
Doubrovska, Felia, 1896-1981
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 93
2 document boxes (379 items in 51 folders)
The papers of Felia Doubrovska cover the period from c.1919 to the year of her death, 1981, and pertain to both her family and personal life and her professional career. The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence: approximately 43... more
Alf, Fé
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 90
1 document box 17 items in 11 folders
This collection of papers of Fé Alf contains material from c.1928 in Germany to c.1933 in the United States. It contains primarily a diary and course papers written while Alf was a... more
Astruc, Gabriel, 1864-1938
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMC-Res. 1
Correspondence including telegrams, copies of outgoing letters, and some typed transcripts of telegrams and letters, inventories, financial papers, notes and plans, clippings, programs, announcements, and drafts of contracts and reports relating... more
Enters, Angna, 1897-1989
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMC-Res. 19
105 items
A series of personal letters written by Angna Enters, mime-dancer, choreographer, composer, writer, designer, to an English friend, Edward L. Berman, over a period of thirteen years,... more
Tudor, Antony, 1908-1987
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 83
3 document boxes 155 items
Antony Tudor, choreographer and teacher, was born in London and studied ballet with Marie Rambert beginning in 1928, choreographing his first ballet for her Ballet Club in 1931. At the... more
Libidins, David, approximately 1899-1958
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 61
1523 items in 198 folders
The David Libidins Papers document his professional life from 1936 to 1958. Although primarily concerned with his roles as administrator and artists' manager, Libidins' correspondence... more
Segal, Edith, 1902-
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 122
The papers contain a wide variety of materials of potential interest to a scholar of Edith Segal's lifelong dance career or of leftist political activism in dance.
De Mille, Agnes
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMC-Res. 27
145 folders
Comprises correspondence, scenarios, choreographic notes, notebooks and notes pertaining to articles, monographic works, stage and television productions, unpublished materials, and early memorabilia. Includes drafts and revisions in holograph and... more
American Association for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 3
80 folders
The American Association for Health, Physical Education and Recreation (AAHPER) is a service organization whose founding dates back to November 27, 1885 when William Gilbert Anderson, an instructor of physical education at Adelphi Academy,... more
Craig, Edward Gordon, 1872-1966
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 92
1 document box 9 items in 8 folders
This collection contains a small group of manuscript items of Edward Gordon Craig[EGC]-Isadora Duncan[ID] interest. The materials came from the archives of Edward... more
Loring, Eugene, 1914-
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 40
198 folders in 9 boxes approximately 440 items
The Eugene Loring Papers document several aspects of Loring's career from 1938 to 1981. He kept extensive notes related to his productions and teaching theories. He also often wrote and... more
De Mille, Agnes
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 37
1696 folders in 49 boxes
The Agnes de Mille Collection primarily documents the professional life of Agnes de Mille in the period from the 1940's to the 1980's. The Collection contains over 3,700 items of... more
De Mille, Agnes
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 100
36 linear feet (1075 folders in 83 boxes)
The correspondence and writings of Agnes de Mille cover the period of 1871-1993 and were in the possession of Agnes de Mille at the time of her death. They relate to more
Bolm, Adolf, 1894-1951
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 50
3 boxes 138 folders, ca. 1100 items
The Adolph Bolm Collection documents the career of Adolph Bolm through papers and research information collected by author, John Dougherty, in preparation... more
Macdougall, Allan Ross, 1893-1956
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMC-Res. 15
67 folders ca. 250 items
The major portion of the collection is comprised of research materials and drafts for Mr. Macdougall's biography of Isadora Duncan, published in 1960 as Isadora: a... more
Guest, Ann Hutchinson
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMC-Res. 4
14 folders
Ann Hutchinson Guest, born November 3, 1918 in New York, is an American dancer and dance notator. Her initial dance training began in the mid 1930's at the Jooss-Leeder School at Dartington Hall, England. When World War II broke out in Europe, she... more