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SERIES Identifier: MS Thr 411

I. Correspondence


  • 1924-1989
  • Majority of material found within 1961-1983

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.


63.3 linear feet (114 boxes, 1 volume, 2 framed items (in framed storage) and 61 videotapes)


Arranged alphabetically by correspondent or project, then chronologically.

Physical Location

b, framed storage

General note

Business correspondence of George Balanchine, New York City Ballet, School of American Balletand the George Balanchine Trust. The majority of letters are written on Balanchine's behalf by: his secretary at the School of American Ballet, Natalie Molostwoff; general manager of the New York City Ballet, Betty Cage; his personal assistant Barbara Horgan; and other New York City Ballet officials. Also includes carbon copies of replies, photographs, programs, clippings, newsletters, notes, invitations, and posters.

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

Houghton Library is Harvard College's principal repository for rare books and manuscripts, literary and performing arts archives, and more. The library's holdings of primary source material are managed by an expert staff and shared with scholars, students and the public in the reading room.

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