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Michigan Dance Archives: Genevieve Siegel Schoenberger Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UR002081

Scope and Content

This collection contains documents with dance notations and some sheet music for Schoenberger's choreography. Also included are programs and documents on student and professional performances, some published materials on dance teaching and dance history, as well as issues of Dance Magazine from 1959 to the 1980s. There is one folder of correspondence with and writings of choreographer-dancer Erick Hawkins.

Dates

  • 1927 - 1989

Creator

Language of Materials

Material entirely in English.

Access

Collection is open for research.

Use

Refer to the Walter P. Reuther Library Rules for Use of Archival Materials.

History

[History note]

Extent

2.25 Linear Feet (2 SB, 1 OS)

Abstract

[Abstract]

Arrangement

Folders are listed by their location within each box. They are not necessarily arranged, so any given subject may be dispersed throughout the entire collection.

Acquisition

Materials donated to the Reuther Library by Genevieve Schoenberger's daughter, Lana Pollack, in 2006 and 2009.

Related Materials

Other collections in the Michigan Dance Archives, including the Harriet Berg Papers.

Transfers

One oversize box of vinyl recordings (15 records) transferred to Reuther A-V Department.

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by [Walter P. Reuther Library] on [Month Day, Year].
Title
Guide to the Michigan Dance Archives: Genevieve Siegel Schoenberger Papers
Status
Completed
Author
Processed by Aimee Ergas.
Date
[YYYY-MM-DD]
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

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