Lester Horton Dance Theater Collection
|SERIES DESCRIPTION / CONTAINER LIST|
Contents: The publicity materials in the Collection include newsclippings, press releases, promotional material, and posters. The newsclippings are arranged chronologically by year, and include previews, reviews, and interviews. They date from 1926 to 1996, with the majority dated from the 1930s through the 1950s. The press releases span the years 1948 to 1958 and consist mostly of typewritten drafts and carbon copies. They were primarily generated by Frank Eng to publicize Dance Theater performances, company members and students, and school activities. The promotional materials are comprised of handwritten, typewritten and printed items such as mailers, fliers, advertisements, and posters about Horton and his various dance groups, Dance Theater performances, school activities, and Horton alumni activities.
Box 10 - Folder 1-28
Clippings, 1926-85, 1992-96, n.d.
Box 66 - Folder 1
Box 67 - Folder 1-4
Box 11 - Folder 1-6
Press releases, 1948-58, n.d.
Box 11 - Folder 7-9
Promotional materials and advertisements1936-92, n.d.
Box 66 - Folder 2-4
Promotional materials and advertisements1937-68, n.d.