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Collection Descriptions

Name

Newton, Walter and Virginia, Collection (Glenn Miller Archive)
Glenn Miller fans and New York City "Shag" Dance Champions, 1939-1940.

Location

Macky.

Description

Collection contains the Newton's original scrapbook of their "Shag" dance championship, 1939-1940, plus display photo used at Glenn Miller Festival, Clarinda, Iowa, and miscellaneous other photos.

Status

Collection organized. Collection guide available.

Arrangement

Scrapbook and photos arranged chronologically.

Size

4 linear feet.

Access

Open.

Provenance

Donated by Walter and Virginia Newton as part of Glenn Miller Archive.

 

For information on this and other collections, contact the AMRC office:
Thomas.Riis@colorado.edu or Laurie.Sampsel@colorado.edu.