The Dance Photograph Collection is comprised of publicity images, taken by commercial
photographers and stamped with credit lines. Items date from 1906 to 1970. The images,
all silver gelatin, document the repertoires of six major companies; choreographers'
original works, primarily in modern and post-modern dance; and individual,
internationally known dancers in some of their significant roles. The UCI Library created
the Dance Photograph Collection by combining purchased items with photographs donated by
Number of containers:
5 document boxes
Property rights reside with the University of California. Literary rights are retained by
the creators of the records and their heirs. For permissions to reproduce or to publish,
please contact the Head of Special Collections and University Archives.
Collection is open for research.