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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Thr 869

Eduard Gigilašvili photographs of George Balanchine and the New York City Ballet

Summary

Nine photographs of: George Balanchine, Vakhtang Chabukiani, Andrei Balanchivadze, Zurab Kikalishvili, Vera Tsignadze, and Givi Karbelashvili taken in Georgia during the New York City Ballet's 1972 visit to Tbilisi.

Dates

  • circa 1972

Language of Materials

Georgian

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research.

Extent

.04 linear feet (9 photographs)
.14 Gigabytes (2 CDs)

Arrangement

Unprocessed.

Related Archival Materials

Note--Born-digital material has been separated: Thr869BD.

Processing Information

Minimal description derived from existing records and converted to online finding aid, Betts Coup, 2020.

Title
Gigilašvili, Eduard. Eduard Gigilašvili photographs of George Balanchine and the New York City Ballet, circa 1972 (MS Thr 869): Guide
Status
completed
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard University.
Date
November 16, 2018
Language of description
und
EAD ID
hou04797

Repository Details

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