The Evelyn Lockman Papers document the career of an internationally recognized modern, jazz, and world dance performer and
teacher. The collection includes correspondence, San Diego State University Department of Dance and Theatre materials, international
and national professional activities, professional writings, teaching material, photographs, scrapbooks, and newspaper clippings.
The papers are arranged in six series: Biographical Materials, Correspondence, Writings, Professional Activities, Teaching Materials, Photographs, and Audio Recordings.
Evelyn Elizabeth Lockman, professor of dance at San Diego State University from 1948-1977, was instrumental in establishing
the dance major at SDSU. Lockman was an internationally known dancer and choreographer, who promoted dance arts, and received
many awards for her performances and teaching.
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the creators of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. The nature of historical archival and manuscript collections
is such that copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine. Requests for permission to publish must be
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This collection is open for research. The Audio Recordings found in Series 7 are not available for use. Please consult with
the Director of Special Collections and University Archives for access.