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Larry Billman Academy of Dance on Film program collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2015-021-r
This collection contains programs/playbills, photographs, movie posters, lobby cards and post cards from Hollywood films concentrating on dancers.

The collection contains 18 boxes of programs, photographs, playbills, and posters. Below is an inventory:

Box 1: Academy of Dance on Film – Programs – (Stage) – (Non-Musical, NY, London) A-H; 278

Box 2: Academy of Dance on Film – Programs – (Stage) – (Non-Musical, NY, London) I-Sk; 261

Box 3: Academy of Dance on Film – Programs – (Stage) – (Non-Musical, NY, London) SL-Z (plus solo/one man shows); 199

Box 4: Academy of Dance on Film - Programs - (Stage) - (Awards Benefits); 117

Box 5: Academy of Dance on Film - Programs - (Stage) - (West Coast); 357

Box 6: Academy of Dance on Film - Programs/Press Book - (Film) A-K; 97

Box 7: Academy of Dance on Film - Programs/Press Book - (Film) L-W; 89

Box 8: Academy of Dance on Film - Programs - Small/Playbill - (Stage) - (Musical); 279

Box 9: Academy of Dance on Film - Programs - Small/Playbill - (Stage) - (Musical); 273

Box 10: Academy of Dance on Film - Programs - Small/Playbill - (Stage) - (Musical); 276

Box 11: Academy of Dance on Film - Programs - Small/Playbill - (Stage)- (Musical) - (some large programs); 237

Box 12: Academy of Dance on Film - Programs - Large - (Stage) - (Musical); 127

Box 13: Academy of Dance on Film - Programs - Large - (Stage) - (Musical); 125

Box 14: Academy of Dance on Film - Programs - Large - (Stage) - (Musical); 123

Box 15: Academy of Dance on Film - Programs - (Dance); 278

Box 16: Academy of Dance on Film - Programs - (Dance); 119

Box 17: Academy of Dance on Film - Photographs - (People/Dance Companies)

Box 18: Academy of Dance on Film - Film posters (misc)

Dates

  • mid-20th century

Language of Materials

Most materials in this collection are in English, however some are in various languages such as Spanish and Chinese.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no restrictions on the use of this material except where previously copyrighted material is concerned. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain all permissions.

Extent

19 Linear Feet (17 boxes) (1 long flat box)

Overview

The collection contains programs/playbills, photographs, movie posters, lobby cards and post cards from Hollywood films concentrating on dancers. In addition there are 14 framed posters and seven rolled posters of various dancer/movie personalities and films.

Physical Location

Leatherby Libraries, basement room B26.
Title
Finding Aid for the Larry Billman Academy of Dance on Film program collection
Status
in_progress
Author
Andrew Harman
Date
4/3/2015
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Frank Mt. Pleasant Library of Special Collections and Archives, Leatherby Libraries Repository

Contact:
Chapman University
One University Drive
Orange 92866 USA US