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Biographical Materials, 1933-91. Table of Contents Choreographic Notes, undated.

Nirenska (Pola) Collection

- Description of Series
- Correspondence, 1934-92.

Correspondence

Box 1-3

Correspondence, 1934-92.


Correspondence in the collection, spanning from 1934 to 1992, consists predominately of letters to Nirenska from students and colleagues. Correspondence from the following renowned dance personalities is included: Martha Graham, Louis Horst, Doris Humphrey, Kurt Jooss, Harald Kreutzberg, Rudolf Laban, Phyllis Legters, Liz Lerman, Dorothy Madden, Beth Osgood Chanock, Nicole Pierson, Naima Prevots, Rona Sande, Walter Sorell, Erika Thimey, Jan Tievsky, Evelyn de la Tour, Jan Veen, Mary Wigman, and Sharon Wyrrick. Other letters are from political figures, such as Ronald Reagan, and international and national organizations. Only a few letters by Nirenska are contained in the collection.
Biographical Materials, 1933-91. Table of Contents Choreographic Notes, undated.