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Title
  • Alexandra Danilova papers, 1954-1989 (bulk 1955-1979).
Author
Danilova, Alexandra, 1907-1997.

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Description
.42 linear foot (1 box)
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Clippings (information artifacts)
  • Letters(correspondence)
  • Paintings.
  • Photographs.
Access (note)
  • To request materials, please contact the Jerome Robbins Dance Division (dance@nypl.org) in advance.
Terms of Use (note)
  • Donor retains copyright of materials. Library policy on photocopying will apply. For permission to publish, contact the Curator, Jerome Robbins, Dance Division.
Location of Other Archival Materials (note)
  • Library of Congress.
  • New York Public Library, Library of the Performing Arts, Jerome Robbins Dance Division.
  • New York Public Library for the Performing Arts.
  • New York Public Library, Library of the Performing Arts, Jerome Robbins Dance Division.
  • New York Public Library, Library of the Performing Arts, Jerome Robbins Dance Division.
Provenance (note)
  • The incoming letters were kept by Danilova, and given to Holly Brubach. Brubach, who helped write Danilova's memoir, donated these materials to the New York Public Library. The outgoing letters and the photographs were donated by William Manning.
Call Number
(S) *MGZMD 280
OCLC
755804395
Author
Danilova, Alexandra, 1907-1997.
Title
Alexandra Danilova papers, 1954-1989 (bulk 1955-1979).
Restricted Access
To request materials, please contact the Jerome Robbins Dance Division (dance@nypl.org) in advance.
Summary
Russian ballerina and dance educator Aleksandra Danilova (1903-1997) was one of the premier dancers of the 20th century, and a collaborator with such icons as George Balanchine, Sergey Diaghilev and Leonide Massine. This collection contains letters, biographical notes, photographs, and other miscellaneous material related to Danilova's personal and professional life.
Terms Of Use
Donor retains copyright of materials. Library policy on photocopying will apply. For permission to publish, contact the Curator, Jerome Robbins, Dance Division.
Location of Other Archival Materials
Alexandra Danilova collection; Library of Congress.
American Ballet Theatre records, 1936-ca. 1967; New York Public Library, Library of the Performing Arts, Jerome Robbins Dance Division.
Gilbert W. Chapman collection of sound recordings; New York Public Library for the Performing Arts.
Sergei Denham records of the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo, ca. 1936-1978; New York Public Library, Library of the Performing Arts, Jerome Robbins Dance Division.
Valerie Bettis papers, ca. 1942-1982, ca. 1942-1982; New York Public Library, Library of the Performing Arts, Jerome Robbins Dance Division.
Provenance
The incoming letters were kept by Danilova, and given to Holly Brubach. Brubach, who helped write Danilova's memoir, donated these materials to the New York Public Library. The outgoing letters and the photographs were donated by William Manning.
Connect to:
Occupation
Dancers.
Added Author
Denham, Sergei, 1896-1970.
Dolin, Anton, 1904-1983.
Kirstein, Lincoln, 1907-1996.
Randall, Tony.
Strauss, Paul, 1920-
Research Call Number
(S) *MGZMD 280
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