Elizabeth Burchenal footage 1 - Old Dan Tucker
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 at Coney Island; see Tilyou's Steeplechase sign clearly visible at :15. We are told that one of the dancers is Mrs. Thomas A. Edison (Minna Edison Hughes).
Subjects: Southern / Appalachian / Four-couple squares
Tags: Elizabeth Burchenal, mixer, Old Dan Tucker, silent, southern Appalachian
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