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Larry Warren collection on Anna Sokolow and Lester Horton, 1903-2007

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Lester Horton, 1906-2007 (continued)
BOX 13, 15 Subject Files, 1906-2007
The bulk of this series is devoted to documentation of the dance technique that Horton created and taught, including written descriptions, drawings outlining body placement, and Labanotation. Other materials collected here include a copy of Horton's birth certificate; reproductions of costume designs for Tawkish and the 1950 version of Salome; early articles and choreographic scenarios by Horton; clippings and programs of Horton performances, including his 1929 appearance with Michio Itō's company; and, drafts, notes, publicity, and research related to the publication of Modern Dance Pioneer.
Arranged alphabetically according to subject.
BOX-FOLDER 13/12 Birth certificate, 1906
BOX-FOLDER 13/13 Choreographic scenarios, undated
Contents: Barrel House; Brown County, Indiana; Something to Please Everybody; Song of Hiawatha
BOX-FOLDER 13/14 Clippings, 1934-2007
BOX-FOLDER 13/15 Costume designs, 1932, 1950
BOX-FOLDER 13/16 Horton technique, undated
BOX-FOLDER 13/17 Horton technique: Labanotation, undated
BOX-FOLDER 13/18 Horton technique notes, 1979 and undated
BOX-FOLDER 13/19 Notebook and notes, undated
BOX-FOLDER 13/20 Preliminary sketches, 1929-1994
BOX-FOLDER 15/1 Programs, 1929
BOX-FOLDER 13/21 Programs and publicity, 1929-2005
BOX-FOLDER 13/22 Publication related, 1924-1991
BOX-FOLDER 13/23 Research materials, 1953-1994 and undated
BOX-FOLDER 13/24 Writings by Horton, 1939-1941 and undated
BOX 13 Larry Warren Papers, 1970-1996
This series contains a single file containing clippings, correspondence, notes, and collected ephemera that document Larry Warren's career as an educator at the Univeristy of Maryland and his research interests outside of Anna Sokolow and Lester Horton.
Materials arranged chronologically within the file.
BOX-FOLDER 13/25 Larry Warren papers, 1970-1996 and undated

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