The Arthur Hall Collection
Materials in the Arthur Hall Collection

The items in the Arthur Hall Collection
listed here are now located in the
Special Collections Research Center
Temple University Libraries
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

JN=Joe Nash
ER=Elizabeth Roberts
AH=Arthur Hall

Ile Ife Center opens

AH, Repertory Workshop: Africa's Children (16mm 60 min, 2 part)
JN, AHAADE Jan 15 & 22 on Ch 12, WHYY "Africa's children" (5 dances)
JN, [Tribune 1/21/69 photo for "part 2" Jan 22]
Africa's Children, WHYY, 1969

JN '69 file, AHAADE Jan 23 @ Ithan Elementary School
to benefit Peace Corp partnership [newspaper article, no attribution]

JN, AHAADE Feb 1, 1969 @ Civic Center Museum, 34 & Civic Ctr

JN, AHAADE Feb 8, 1969, @ DuPont Theater Playhouse
Wilmington Del "Imagery in Black"

JN, AHAADE Feb 14, 1969 @ Bryn Mawr College, Goodhart Hall

JN, AHAADE Feb 24, 1969 @ Berea College, Kentucky
JN, [program - Hutchins Lectureship Program, Berea]

JN, AH Dancers March 7, 1969 @ Kingsessing Rec Ctr

JN, AHAADE [sometime between March 24-30, 1969]
@ LaSalle College ~ Black Arts Fest [Black Torch 4/7/69]
JN, AHAADE Mar 26; Iyone Nash Mar 30
JN, Black Student Union of LaSalle, AADE Mar 26

JN, AH Dancers March 25, 1969 @ Dr Tanner G Duckrey School Variety Show

JN, AHAADE Mar 28, 1969 @ Fitzsimons [Phila Tribune 5/5/69, p.10]

JN, Arthur Hall Dancers 4/6/69 @ Club Harlem [Scoop USA 3/22/69]
JN, ditto [Scoop USA 3/1/69]
JN, ditto [Scoop USA 3/29/69 cover photo montage]
ER, Club Harlem (Atlantic City), April 6, 1969 (Easter Sunday, 3 shows)
AHAADE w/Little Jimmy Scott, Dap Sugar Willie, &c.

JN, AHAADE Apr 9, 1969 @ Eastern Connecticut State College
[program lists Lincoln, Kentucky State, Swarthmore, Antioch, Temple, U of Penn]

JN, AHAADE Apr 10, 1969 @ McCall School
7 & Delancy [Phila Tribune 5/12/69]

JN '69 file, AADE April 14 (no year) @ SMU (cites Berea president, no other attributions)

JN, "Blackbook" premiere 5/1/69 w/ AHAADE, Odetta &c, WFIL ch 6
AH, Blackbook (1969, WPVI - Jon Miller)
Jim Blocker via Sesame St & Children's TV Wksp

JN '69 file, AHAADE May 17 (no year) @ Black Arts Fest, Scwab Auditorium
(no other location)
w/ Robt Kenyatta, James Brown, Adam Clayton Powell,
Ruby Dee, Freedom Theater, Muddy Waters, Olatunji

JN, Sunday Bulletin 5/18/69 "Better Break" w/AHAADE
JN, Better Break Telethon w/AADE @ Convention Hall

JN, AADE May 23, 1969 @ Upper Dublin HS Aud, Women's Fellowship
Antioch Baptist Church, North Hills PA [orig program]

JN, AADE May 25, 1969 @ Blue Horizon, 1346 N. Broad
w/ Rufus Harley, Freedom Theatre, et al.

JN, AHAADE May 31, 1969 @ Regency Catering, 311 So Broad
[Nigerian Student Union, Obadiah Craig]

JN, AH African Dancers June 9, 1969
Summer Evenings in Rittenhouse Square
Benefit cocktail for Ile Ife June 15, 1969 hosted by C. Edward White

JN, [Scoop USA 4/12/69: "AHAADE to appear @ Club Harlem complete month of June"]
JN, [Phila Tribune 6/24/69 AADE @ Club Harlem "latter part of June"]
JN, [rave review of AHAADE at Club Harlem, Greater Atlantic City Reporter 7/4/69]

Ile Ife Black Humanities Center opens c. Aug 7, 1969

JN, AADE July 30, 1969 @ Pastorius Park, Chestnut Hill

JN, AHAADE Aug 7 & 8, 1969 @ Temple Music Festival
[Phila Inquirer 8/8/69 by Daniel Webster]
JN, AHAADE @ Temple Music Fest on Ambler campus in June
[Phila Daily News 3/11/69]
JN, [Phila Inquirer 8/3/69 "One more rung for AH Dancers"
Temple Music w/ Preservation Hall, Joan Baez, Count Basie]
JN, [Festival adv: Butler Pike & Meetinghouse Rd, Ambler]

JN, AHAADE Aug 12 - 16, 1969 @ Jacob's Pillow, Lee, Mass

JN, AADE opening & daily shows @ JFK Plaza "50 days of Fun"
JN, AHAA Dancers @ "50 Days of Fun" JFK Plaza, 16 & JFK Blvd
[Phila Daily News 8/30/69]

JN, AHAADE [illegible] 13, 1969 [The Great Sneeze of '69]
@ The Heely lecture series (standing ovation) no other information

JN, AHAADE Sept 26, 1969 @ Williams Afro-American Society,
Williams College, Williamstown, Mass
ER, "Dance Concert Series" Sept. 26 (no year) Adams Memorial Theatre
Williamstown (Mass.?)~yes, as per JN file, plus year is 69)

JN '69 file - AHAADE Oct 11 (no year) @ Von Der Mehden Recital Hall
[by Afro-American Cultural Center & Org. of Afro-American Students
Program cites Jacob's pillow, 2 seasons]

JN, AHAADE Oct 18, 1969 @ Abington HS So Campus Auditorium
w/ LaMott AME Church choir
[Eastern Montgomery County Ministerial]
JN, [Bulletin 9/18/69] Citizens for progress

JN, Phila Daily News 10/18/69: AADE @ Ursinus College, Collegeville PA
[by context c. 10/21/69] Bomberger Hall

JN, Sunday Bulletin 10/19/69
Carol Butcher at 22, photo by Francis Laping

JN, AHAADE Oct 24, 1969 @ Phila Civic Center, United Nations week
reception for Intn'l students & visitors

JN, City of Phila annual report [Daily News supplement 10/27/69]
"Better Break" program photos of JoJo, Kwame Ron et al.
AH, Better Break Program, City of Phila.

JN, AHAADE Nov 15-16, 1969 @ City Center Theater
Lincoln Center Arts for Children

JN, AH Dancers Dec 19, 1969 "Blackmas" of Black Community Fund
(no location) w/ LeRoi Jones (Baraka) & Ossie Davis

Additional material sought

Chronological Outline

1968 | 1970

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