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Kitchell, Iva, 1908-1983 : Iva Kitchell Papers, 1926-1984

Six scrapbooks and large folder of loose material relating to the dance and performance career of Iva Kitchell. Scrapbooks contain articles, clippings, programs, reviews, advertising material, memorabilia and other miscellaneous items that cover Kitchell’s life, from her affiliation with the Chicago Civic Opera Ballet in 1926 to her retirement from an international stage career as a satiric dance mime in 1961. Also, a 1984 catalog of an exhibition of the paintings by her husband Stokely Webster, which contains a number of portraits of Kitchell.
Extent: 2 linear feet - (3 oversize boxes)
Subjects: Chicago, Dance, Women
Call Number: Dance MS Kitchell
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The Iva Kitchell Papers are open for research in the Special Collections Reading Room; 1 box at a time (Priority III).