Suzanne Shelton Collection



Gift of Ann Daly

Scope and content

Photos and negatives of Ruth St. Denis and others, mostly from the 1950s. Included are approximately 150 negatives in good condition, 20 badly deteriorated negatives, and 60 small photographic prints. Others represented in the photos include Karoun Tootikian, Sujata, Harald Kreutzberg, Philip Baribault, etc. Some copy negatives of early St. Denis photos used in Suzanne Shelton's biography of St. Denis, Divine Dancer.