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Creator:
Lewitzky, Bella  Search this
Names:
Federal Theater Project (Calif.)  Search this
Horton, Lester, 1906-1953  Search this
Extent:
0.2 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1937-1950
Scope and Contents:
Scrapbook containing clippings, theater programs, and newspaper articles about Lewitzky's career as a dancer in the southern California dance troupe the Lester Horton Group and the WPA Federal Theater Dance Group.
Biographical / Historical:
Ballet dancer, San Bernardino, Calif. Attended high school and junior college in San Bernardino. Danced with the WPA Federal Theatre Dance Group before joining the Lester Horton Group in Los Angeles where she became the group's prima ballerina.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1964 by Bella Lewitsky.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Ballet dancers -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Topic:
Ballet  Search this
Federal aid to the arts -- United States  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.lewibell
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-lewibell