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Jean Gauld fonds
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[ca. 1916]-1984 (Creation)
- Gauld, Jean
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Name of creator
Jean Helen Gauld, 1902?-1984, moved to Calgary, Alberta with her father around 1914. She won many awards for her Highland dancing, and by the age of 14 established herself as a professional dance instructor. She expanded her range to include ballet, ethnic, and modern styles. Later in her career she taught at Mount Royal College and the Montessori School of Calgary.
The fonds was acquired by Harold Shaer of Chinook Coin Shop Ltd. of Calgary.
Scope and content
The fonds consists of portraits of Jean Gauld in various dance costumes, and snapshots of her later in life.
Immediate source of acquisition
Purchased from Chinook Coin Shop Ltd., 1989.
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- The material is in English.
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No restrictions on access.
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No finding aid.
Jean Gauld's medals, trophy, and Highland dance costume are held in Glenbow's Cultural History collection.
Record No. PA-3173;NA-5313<br><br>