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RepositoryNational Resource Centre for Dance Archive
LevelFile
Ref NoNM/E/2/7/8/5
TitleHistorical Dance Research and Correspondence
Datec1940-1950
DescriptionOne wallet containing various correspondence regarding Atkinson's Historical Dance practice/research and both handwritten and typed notes on various historical dances, some in the form of charts.

La Forlanne charts
Various music scores
Menuet Dálcide charts
Correspondence with Dancing Times, particularly P.J.S. Richardson-liaisons with the BBC proposing a format for historical dance programmes authored by Richardson with choreography by Atkinson.
Chaconne charts
Sarabande (For female) charts
Atkinson reading ticket
Sarabande charts
Le Passepied charts
Correspondence with the Henry Watson Music Library, Central Library, Manchester.
Copies of plates of dance movement tables
Several drafts of text regarding the writings/ work of Beauchamp; Feuillet; Weaver; Arbeau; Rameau; Beaumont.
Translation of poem about the Gavotte (author unknown)
Notes on 'Compan Dictionnaire De Dance 1787
Typed notes on the Courante, the Gavotte and from Compton's Dictionary.

Original box number 7- Historical charts and files.
Extent1 file
FormatPapers
Persons
CodePerson NameDates
DS/UK/P3147Atkinson; Madge (1885-1970); dance practitioner1885-1970
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