An Invitation to Dance: A History of Social Dance in America


Subject:
Dance , Ballroom Dancing

Description:
"The illustrations and objects depicted in this exhibition provide a brief glimpse into the history of social dance. ... Featured is not only its origin, fashion and forms, but also the unspoken language of dance." Features prints and sheet music on topics such as 17th century social dancing as influenced by Africa and the British Isles, tips for asking someone to dance, etiquette, opposition, and more. From the American Antiquarian Society.

Publisher:
American Antiquarian Society

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.americanantiquarian.org/Exhibitions/Dance/index.htm


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