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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Thr 1971

Sergei Marinoff School of Classic Dancing student file

Overview

Records for a student of the mail-order correspondence Sergei Marinoff School of Classic Dancing.

Dates

  • 1925 June-July

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Condition Description

Water and insect damage present; some pages are in fragments.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research.
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Extent

.08 linear feet (1 box)
Sergei Marinoff School of Classic Dancing file #8108 for Lillian M. Conant of Concord (Mass.) includes six lessons, corrrected, sent by Conant to Marinoff; pre-printed envelopes; and letters from Marinoff to Conant.

Biographical / Historical

The Sergei Marinoff School of Classic Dancing of Chicago (Ill.) was a mail-order correspondence school run by author Vera Caspary using the fictitious name, Sergei Marinoff.

Arrangement

In original order.

Physical Location

Harvard Depository

Immediate Source of Acquisition

2020MT-10. Gift of Nancy Kougeas, 2019 July.

Processing Information

Processed by Melanie Wisner, 2019.
Link to catalog
Title
Sergei Marinoff School of Classic Dancing student file, 1925 (MS Thr 1971): Guide
Status
completed
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard University
Date
2019 August 13
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
Finding aid written in English.
EAD ID
hou03245

Repository Details

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