Dance is this week’s Sepia Saturday theme and I have found all kinds of different dances and dancers. Enjoy!
Dancing in an Egyptian Tomb, National Archives of Estonia, 1910
I’m not convinced that’s a real tomb.
Ruth St. Denis, 1917
Ted Shawn & Ruth St. Denis, 1918
Ruth St. Denis (above) was an early pioneer of modern dance. She taught Martha Graham.
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Japanese high school girls learning to dance – 1926
Midsummer Dance, Swedish Heritage Board, 1931
VFW Hall Dance, US National Archives, 1946