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Edith Segal Papers

Title
Edith Segal Papers, 1920-1997.
Author
Segal, Edith, 1902-1997.
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Box 1Mixed materialSupervised use (S) *MGZMD 122 Box 1Offsite
Box 2Mixed materialSupervised use (S) *MGZMD 122 Box 2Offsite
Box 3Mixed materialSupervised use (S) *MGZMD 122 Box 3Offsite
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Box 6Mixed materialSupervised use (S) *MGZMD 122 Box 6Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance

Details

Description
4 linear ft. (76 folders, 1 photographic scrapbook)
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of Edith Segal estate.
Subjects
Source (note)
  • Estate of Edith Segal
Biography (note)
  • New York dancer, teacher, and writer, b.1902-d.1997, whose work was closely allied to her political activism.
Language (note)
  • In English with some print material in Hebrew and/or Yiddish.
Indexes/Finding Aids (note)
  • Finding aid available in repository :
Processing Action (note)
  • cataloged
Call Number
(S) *MGZMD 122
Author
Segal, Edith, 1902-1997.
Title
Edith Segal Papers, 1920-1997.
Summary
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.
Included are files of notes for children's dances, many of which were collected in published books. A significant number of items document Segal's work at The Neighborhood Playhouse in New York.
Biography
New York dancer, teacher, and writer, b.1902-d.1997, whose work was closely allied to her political activism.
Language
In English with some print material in Hebrew and/or Yiddish.
Indexes
Finding aid available in repository : folder level control.
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Occupation
Dancers.
Local Subject
Manuscripts -- Collections.
Added Title
Gift of Edith Segal estate.
Research Call Number
(S) *MGZMD 122
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