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Dance, Dance, Dance!: Exploring Dance Collections at the Schomburg : Home

This research guide aims to give researchers an introduction to some of the dance collections that are housed across multiple departments within the Schomburg Center for Research in Black culture



Welcome to the "Dance, Dance, Dance: Exploring Dance Collections at the Schomburg" research guide!

This guide is meant to serve as an introduction to the vast collections that pertain to dance that are housed at the Schomburg Center as well as an introduction to conducting research related to dance at the Schomburg Center.

The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture is made up of 5 distinct divisions that are separated by format. On this resource guide you can find materials from the following divisions

  • Manuscripts, Archives, and Rare Books 
  • Jean Blackwell Huston Research and Refence 
  • Photographs and Prints 
  • Moving Image and Recorded Sound 

There is also materials related to other New York Public Library resources.