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Stone-Camryn School of Ballet. : Stone-Camryn School of Ballet Records, 1865-1988

Chicago's Stone-Camryn School of Ballet was founded in 1941 by established dancers Walter Camryn and Bentley Stone. It became one of the most successful American ballet schools in placing its graduates in professional companies, and in creating new generations of dance teachers. Archives include personal and biographical material from Stone and Camryn, school records, scrapbooks, diaries, photographs, programs, clippings, and choreographic notes.
Extent: 27.7 linear feet - (51 boxes, 3 oversize boxes, 2 oversize transcription discs, 1 oversize folder, and 1 bust)
Subjects: Chicago, Clubs and Organizations, Dance
Call Number: Dance MS Stone-Camryn
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The Stone-Camryn School of Ballet Records are open for research in the Special Collections Reading Room; 1 box at a time (Priority III).