Stravinsky-Diaghilev Foundation research files
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
18 linear feet (26 boxes)
This collection includes research files arranged by the foundation on artists, designers, dancers, choreographers, musicians, composers, and administrators related to Ballets Russes and other companies, and picture files with originals, reproductions, slides and negatives of dance images. It also includes notes and some correspondence on loans of artwork from the Stravinsky-Diaghilev Foundation collection, exhibitions, and other projects organized by the Stravinsky-Diaghilev Foundation, as well as some information on its employees.
Biographical / Historical
The foundation collected material related to careers of Igor Stravinsky and Serge Diaghilev, organized exhibitions on dance, promoted dance research, and supported a great number of writers, researchers and students of dance by providing reference information and giving them access to the collection.
- I. Research files
- ___A. Artists
- ___B. Composers
- ___C. Conductors
- ___D. Productions
- ___E. Diaghilev and his associates
- ___F. Performers - Diaghilev's company
- ___G. Performers - other
- ___H. Companies
- ___I. Foundations
- ___J. Other
- ___K. Publications
- ___L. Music
- ___M. Publishers
- ___N. Schools
- ___O. Authors, ballet and dance
- ___P. Collections, libraries, museums
- ___Q. Projects, researchers, and students
- II. Project files
- III. Picture files
- ___A. Photographs and photographic reproductions
- ___B. Slides, contact sheets and negatives
- IV. Other material
Immediate Source of Acquisition
These files were left for the most part in the order as received in repository.
- Stravinsky-Diaghilev Foundation. Stravinsky-Diaghilev Foundation research files, 1920-1989: Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
- EAD ID
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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