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Photographs - Portraits, Barzel with others, and Penn School graduates class picture (1956), 1930s-1970

 File — Box: OS1

Scope and Content of the Collection

From the Collection:

Biographical material, correspondence, articles, essays, lecture and teaching notes, and photographs documenting the life and career of Ann Barzel.

Biographical materials include newsclippings about Barzel and biographical summaries, as well as mementoes from her childhood and materials about her career. Correspondence includes letters from famous dancers and entertainers as well as local dance fans, historians, and others from the Midwest. Works include Barzel's literary output, which was mainly newspaper reviews and feature articles. Photographs include candid and formal prints and slides of Barzel, both by herself and with others.


  • Creation: 1930s-1970


Conditions Governing Access

The Ann Barzel papers are open for research in the Special Collections Reading Room; 1 box at a time (Priority III).

Repository Details

Part of the The Newberry Library - Modern Manuscripts and Archives Repository

60 West Walton Street
Chicago Illinois 60610 United States