List All Collections

Notice: Some Collections Have Moved »

We've migrated some of our collections to new presentations.

If you don't see what you're looking for here, see this list of updated collections »

  • Dance Manuals ~ Books ~ 1490-1920
    A collection of over two hundred social dance manuals at the Library of Congress published from ca. 1490 to 1929. Along with dance instruction manuals, this online presentation also includes a significant number of antidance manuals, histories, treatises on etiquette, and items from other conceptual categories. Many of the manuals also provide historical information on theatrical dance.