Caroline and Anna Furman Collection

Collection

Repository

Repository Name: Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival Archives
Repository Location: Becket, Massachusetts 01223

Date

early 1940s - early 1960s ( )

Extent

1 box

Abstract

This collection contains four books, programs, newspaper clippings, three photographs and other paper ephemera specific to Ted Shawn, Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival and other related artists. Includes one personal card sent to the Furman sisters from Shawn, as well as signed books and two framed portraits inscribed from Shawn.

Custodial history

Materials originally belonged to two sisters, Caroline and Anna Furman, who were fans and friends of Ted Shawn.

Provenance

Lori Stagnitto

Scope and content

This collection contains four books, programs, newspaper clippings, three photographs and other paper ephemera specific to Ted Shawn, Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival and other related artists. Includes one personal card sent to the Furman sisters from Shawn, as well as signed books and two framed portraits inscribed from Shawn.

Processing Information

Date Created: March 23 2016

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