Square Dancing with Joe Lewis - Australia, 1952

Title

Square Dancing with Joe Lewis - Australia, 1952

Subject

Transitional/Western 1950s

Description

A unique heritage clip of the Australian visit of American 'Hall of Fame' Square Dance Caller, Joe Lewis, on arrival at Essendon airport, Melbourne, in 1952, with commentary by Australian square dance caller Jim Vickers-Willis.

Lewis made an earlier trip to Australia, in 1950, as noted in this advertisement in a Sydney newspaper for "square dance fashions" and demonstrations dances being led by Lewis.

Date Created

1952, 1950

Spatial Coverage

Australia, Melbourne, Sydney

Temporal Coverage

1950s

Item Relations

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