Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival



Repository Name: Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival Archives
Repository Location: 358 George Carter Rd. Becket, Massachusetts 01223


after 1973 (Bulk date(s))

Custodial history

Materials have been stored as part of Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival ongoing record-keeping activities and business practices.

Scope and content

This collections includes mostly festival correspondence & administrative material related to Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival business operations after Shawn’s death in 1972. Also included are materials from Shawn's time at the Pillow, but more specific to the organization. 

System of arrangement

This collection has seven main series which are broken down into sub-series by category. Series I: Correspondence and Administrative Documents; Series II: School at Jacob's Pillow; Series III: Photographs; Series IV: Audio Recordings; Series V: Memorabilia; Series VI: Sets and Props; Series VII: Programs

Related archival materials

Ted Shawn/Jacob's Pillow Correspondence, Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival Archives

Processing Information

Information: This finding aid is currently in progress.

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