Ruth St. Denis papers

Special Collections & University Archives
The UCR Library
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University of California
Riverside, California 92517-5900
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Descriptive Summary

Title: Ruth St. Denis papers
Date (inclusive): circa 1910-1928
Collection Number: MS 069
Creators: St. Denis, Ruth, 1880-1968; Shawn, Ted, 1891-1972
Extent: 4.42 Linear Feet (8 boxes)
Repository: Rivera Library. Special Collections Department.
Riverside, CA 92517-5900
Abstract: This collection contains photographs, press clippings, and correspondence regarding the personal and professional life of Ruth St. Denis, an early pioneer in the field of modern dance. Primarily includes professional material generated during the principal era of the Denishawn years.
Languages: The collection is in English.

Access

This collection is unprocessed. Please contact Special Collections & University Archives regarding the availability of materials for research use.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the University of California, Riverside Libraries, Special Collections & University Archives. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Director of Distinctive Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Regents of the University of California as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

Preferred Citation

[identification of item], [date if possible]. Ruth St. Denis papers (MS 069). Special Collections & University Archives, University of California, Riverside.

Collection Scope and Contents

This collection contains photographs, press clippings, and correspondence regarding the personal and professional life of Ruth St. Denis, an early pioneer in the field of modern dance. Primarily includes professional material generated during the principal era of the Denishawn years.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

Subjects

Dance.
Denishawn Dancers.
Shawn, Ted, 1891-1972
St. Denis, Ruth, 1880-1968

Genres and Forms of Materials

Clippings (information artifacts).
Correspondence.
Photographs.