Guide to the Evelyn Lockman Papers

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Guide to the Evelyn Lockman Papers 1929/1973

Special Collections & University Archives

Overview of the Collection

Collection Title: Evelyn Lockman Papers
Dates: 1929-1973
Identification: MS-0363
Creator: Lockman, Evelyn, 1909-1991
Physical Description: 0.42 linear ft
Language of Materials: English
Repository: Special Collections & University Archives
5500 Campanile Dr. MC 8050
San Diego, CA, 92182-8050
Phone: 619-594-6791

Biographical Information:

Evelyn Lockman, 1909-1991, was professor of dance at San Diego State University from 1948-1977, and was instrumental in establishing the dance major at SDSU. Lockman was an internationally known dancer, who promoted dance arts, and received awards for her performances.

Access Terms

This collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

Corporate Name:

San Diego State University. College of Professional Studies and Fine Arts.

Genre/Form of Material:

Personal Papers

Personal Name:

Lockman, Evelyn Elizabeth

Topical Term:

Dance -- Study and teaching
Dance teachers -- California -- San Diego -- Biography -- Sources
Dancers -- California -- San Diego -- Biography -- Sources
San Diego State University -- Faculty -- Biography

Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Use:

The copyright interests in the materials found in this collection have been transferred to San Diego State University.  Special Collections and University Archives can only grant permission to publish materials for which it is the copyright holder.  For further information, please consult the section on copyright in the rules for using the collections, or contact the United States Copyright Office at (202) 707-3000 or

Conditions Governing Access:

This collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation:

Identification of item, folder title, box number, Evelyn Lockman Papers, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.

Scope and Contents

The collection includes correspondence, SDSU dance programs, scrapbooks, research and professional writings, class teaching material, photographs, and newspaper clippings.