Square and Couple Dances with Directions and Calls - Lloyd Shaw

Title

Square and Couple Dances with Directions and Calls - Lloyd Shaw

Subject

Transitional/Western 1940s; Traditional Western (pre-1940)

Description

This is a supplement to Cowboy Dances and Good Morning that was used in a 1947 summer session 1947 at the University of Colorado. "Most of these dances have been taken from the mimeographed material supplied by Lloyd Shaw during his 1945 summer class at the Cheyenne Mountain School, Colorado Springs, Colorado. Some of the variations described are those done by the Calico and Boots Club at the University of Colorado.

The collection includes four couple squares (both patter and singing calls) some instructions for big sets, and couple dances (round dances). In some cases, simple diagrams are used to explain the figures in more detail.

Creator

Lloyd Shaw

Date Created

1947

Contributor

Stig Malmo

Spatial Coverage

USA, Colorado

Temporal Coverage

1940s

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