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Guide to the Margot Mayo Notes on the History of Dance
circa 1950s
 MS 406

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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Mayo, Margot, 1910-1974
Title: Margot Mayo notes on the history of dance
Dates [inclusive]: circa 1950s
Abstract: The collection includes research notes compiled circa 1950s by Margot Mayo (1910-1974), mostly concerning the history of dance, dancers, and dancing instruction in New York City and the nation from 1730-1900.
Quantity: 3 Linear feet in 3 record cartons
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Language: The documents in the collection are in English.
Call Phrase: MS 406