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Guide to the Mildred Davenport Dance Programs and Dance School Materials
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Box 1 : 1

Biographical and academic materials

Box FB-21 : 1

Boston Girls' High School, commencement program, 1918

Box 1 : 1

George Peabody College for Teachers, School of the Dance, schedule of courses offered by Ted Shawn, 1938

Box 1 : 1

"Boston teacher called evangelist of the dance," newspaper clipping, 1939

Box 1 : 2-4

Dance programs

Box 1 : 4

The Feast of Apollo, Brattle Hall, Massachusetts, 1925

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Mildred Davenport and her pupils, Brattle Hall, Massachusetts, 1928

Box 1 : 4

Recital of dance poems and songs, Allied Art Studio, Boston, 1928

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Mildred Davenport and Sepia Beauties in revue, Challengers Club, Boston, 1933

Box 1 : 2-3

Bronze rhapsody

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1934

Box 1 : 2

Typescript of stage directions, with holograph note "Miss Davenport (personal)" on first leaf, 1934

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1935-1941

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1942

Box FB-21 : 1

Hand-colored poster (partial), 1942

Box 1 : 4

Classic, John Hancock Hall, Boston, 1938

Box 1 : 4

Shadowland Ball Room performances, Boston, undated.

Physical Description: 2 items.
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Dance school materials

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Davenport School of the Dance application, undated

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Silver Box Studio

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Course brochures and applications, undated.

Physical Description: 3 items.
Box 1 : 5

Event invitation and greeting card, 1939 and undated.

Physical Description: 2 items.
Box 1 : 6-11

Photographs

Box 1 : 6-7

Personal

Box FB-21 : 1

Prince School class,1914

Box 1 : 6

Teenage performances, undated.

Physical Description: 5 items.
Box 1 : 7

Portraits, undated.

Physical Description: 3 items.
Box 1 : 8-10

Performances by students

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Piggilly wiggily, ca. 1942

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Top hat, ca. 1942

Box 1 : 8-10

Unidentified, undated.

Physical Description: 15 items.
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Other individuals

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Hall, Tom, 1930

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Purcell, Barbara, ca. 1942

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Stokes, Bernice, ca. 1942

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Roberts, Francine, ca. 1942