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American Ballet Theatre records

Title
American Ballet Theatre records, 1936-ca. 1967.
Author
American Ballet Theatre.
Supplementary Content
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Vol/DateFormatAccessStatusCall NumberLocation
Box 1 (Folders 1-107)Moving imageSupervised useAvailable(S) *MGZMD 49 Box 1 (Folders 1-107)Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance
Box 2 (Folders 108-254)Moving imageSupervised useAvailable(S) *MGZMD 49 Box 2 (Folders 108-254)Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance
Box 3 (Folders 255-300)Moving imageSupervised useAvailable(S) *MGZMD 49 Box 3 (Folders 255-300)Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance
Box 4 (Folders 301-358)Moving imageSupervised useAvailable(S) *MGZMD 49 Box 4 (Folders 301-358)Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance
Box 5 (Folders 359-386)Moving imageSupervised useAvailable(S) *MGZMD 49 Box 5 (Folders 359-386)Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance
Box 6 (Folders 387-440)Moving imageSupervised useAvailable(S) *MGZMD 49 Box 6 (Folders 387-440)Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance
Box 7 (Folders 441-522)Moving imageSupervised useAvailable(S) *MGZMD 49 Box 7 (Folders 441-522)Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance
Box 8 (Folders 523-661)Moving imageSupervised useIn transit(S) *MGZMD 49 Box 8 (Folders 523-661)Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance
Box 9 (Folders 662-800)Moving imageSupervised useAvailable(S) *MGZMD 49 Box 9 (Folders 662-800)Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance
Box 10 (Folders 801-933)Moving imageSupervised useAvailable(S) *MGZMD 49 Box 10 (Folders 801-933)Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance
Box 11 (Folders 934-1059)Moving imageSupervised useAvailable(S) *MGZMD 49 Box 11 (Folders 934-1059)Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance
Box 12 (Folders 1060-1188)Moving imageSupervised useAvailable(S) *MGZMD 49 Box 12 (Folders 1060-1188)Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance
Box 13 (Folders 1189-1267)Moving imageSupervised useAvailable(S) *MGZMD 49 Box 13 (Folders 1189-1267)Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance
Box 14 (Folders 1268-1380)Moving imageSupervised useAvailable(S) *MGZMD 49 Box 14 (Folders 1268-1380)Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance
Box 15 (Folders 1381-1506)Moving imageSupervised useAvailable(S) *MGZMD 49 Box 15 (Folders 1381-1506)Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance
Box 16 (Folders 1507-1636)Moving imageSupervised useAvailable(S) *MGZMD 49 Box 16 (Folders 1507-1636)Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance
Box 17 (Folders 1637-1808)Moving imageSupervised useAvailable(S) *MGZMD 49 Box 17 (Folders 1637-1808)Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance
Box 18 (Folders 1809-1936)Moving imageSupervised useAvailable(S) *MGZMD 49 Box 18 (Folders 1809-1936)Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance
Box 19 (Folders 1937-2109)Moving imageSupervised useAvailable(S) *MGZMD 49 Box 19 (Folders 1937-2109)Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance
Box 20 (Folders 2110-2163)Moving imageSupervised useAvailable(S) *MGZMD 49 Box 20 (Folders 2110-2163)Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance

Details

Description
220 lin. ft. (ca. 450,000 items)
Subjects
Note
  • Comprises the records of both the Mordkin Ballet, 1936-1939, and those of the much larger Ballet Theatre/American Ballet Theatre, 1939-ca. 1967. Consists chiefly of correspondence, papers, ledgers, and memoranda which document every aspect of the company's operation. Divided into ten subject series: Mikhail Mordkin/Mordkin Ballet; Artists; Productions; Bookings: Tours and Seasons; Administration; Organization and Development; Promotion; Legal; School; Financial.
  • More than half the collection consists of financial records. The Bookings series is also extensive. The Artists series contains correspondence with 648 dancers, choreographers, composers, designers, photographers, writers, etc. There are also contracts with 761 artists. The Production files document 152 ballets.
Terms of Use (note)
  • Materials may not be photographed or photocopied without permission of the copyright holder.
Processing Action (note)
  • Cataloged
Call Number
(S) *MGZMD 49
Author
American Ballet Theatre.
Title
American Ballet Theatre records, 1936-ca. 1967.
Terms Of Use
Materials may not be photographed or photocopied without permission of the copyright holder.
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Local Subject
Manuscripts -- Collections.
Research Call Number
(S) *MGZMD 49 [Collection]
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