Joan Mowat Erikson collection of photographs of modern dance in Germany
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
.5 linear feet (1 box)
Students of Rudolf von Laban and future teachers themselves inclued in this collection are Mary Wigman and Margarete Schmidts. Other dancers and teachers included are Isadora Duncan (who founded a school of dance in Berlin, Germany) and Dora Menzler.
Biographical / Historical
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Erikson, Joan M. (Joan Mowat), collector. Joan Mowat Erikson collection of photographs of modern dance in Germany, 1923-1931: Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
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