Elizabeth Burchenal footage 1 - Old Dan Tucker

Title

Elizabeth Burchenal footage 1 - Old Dan Tucker

Subject

Southern / Appalachian / Four-couple squares

Description

Elizabeth Burchenal leading a group in Old Dan Tucker, a dance with with an extra gent in the center, a square dance related to the Ninepin. Recorded in Atlantic City, NJ, 1930, at a meeting of the National Recreation Congress. We are told that one of the dancers is Mrs. Thomas A. Edison (Minna Edison Hughes).

Creator

Elizabeth Burchenal

Source

Glenn Bannerman collection

Contributor

Glenn Bannerman

Spatial Coverage

USA, New Jersey, Atlantic City

Temporal Coverage

1930s

Item Relations

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