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Finding Aid for the Elyse Robert collection on Ruth St. Denis, 1932-1991
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Box 1, Folder 1

White floor length, long sleeve gown with weighted bottom hem undated

Note

Boxes 1-3 are stored in the B-level stacks on top of Rare Books, Range 15.
Box 1, Folder 2

Two cream colored floor lenth capes with tassles undated

Note

Boxes 1-3 are stored in the B-level stacks on top of Rare Books, Range 15.
Box 2, Folder 1

Blue sari with silver ribbon trim undated

Note

Boxes 1-3 are stored in the B-level stacks on top of Rare Books, Range 15.
Box 2, Folder 2

White floor length, long sleeve gown with weighted bottom hem undated

Note

Boxes 1-3 are stored in the B-level stacks on top of Rare Books, Range 15.
Box 2, Folder 3

Two cream colored long sleeve, v-neck gowns undated

Note

Boxes 1-3 are stored in the B-level stacks on top of Rare Books, Range 15.
Box 3, Folder 1

Six rope belts, one crochet skull cap, one crochet scarf, and one beaded crown undated

Note

Boxes 1-3 are stored in the B-level stacks on top of Rare Books, Range 15.
Box 3, Folder 2

Cream colored floor length, long sleeve, scoop neck gown undated

Note

Boxes 1-3 are stored in the B-level stacks on top of Rare Books, Range 15.
Box 3, Folder 3

Cream colored floor length, zip-up gown undated

Note

Boxes 1-3 are stored in the B-level stacks on top of Rare Books, Range 15.
Box 4, Folder 1

Photographs of Ruth St. Denis and other dancers. Many of the photographs are inscribed to Elyse Robert. 29 photographs and 2 negatives. 1932 -1952, 1991, and undated

Box 4, Folder 2

Photocopies of photographs of Ruth St. Denis and other dancers. undated

Box 4, Folder 3

Newspaper clippings of advertisements and article critiques about Ruth St. Denis performances 1945 March - 1954 December

Box 4, Folder 4

Poems, some by Ruth St. Denis, many unattributed undated

Box 4, Folder 5

Correspondence to Elyse Robert 1940, 1991, and undated

Box 4, Folder 6

Dance choreography undated

Box 4, Folder 7

Ruth St. Denis and Elyse Robert dance programs 1945-1957

Box 4, Folder 8

Writings by Ruth St. Denis and Elyse Robert 1947 and undated

Box 4, Folder 9

Religious images, pamphlets and printed material 1962 and undated

Box 4, Folder 10

Society of Spiritual Arts programs and informational handout undated

Box 4, Folder 11

Scrapbook of poems, hand written programs, clipping, and Winter 1993 issue of Sacred Dance Guild Journal 1993 and undated

Box 4, Folder 12

Elyse Robert obituary and 2 photographs undated