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Manuscripts by Subject - Groups / Organizations - #11242

Title: International Square and Round Dance Council    

Dates: 1961-2014

Collection Number: MSS 11242

Quantity: 5.5 feet

Abstract: Consists of records of the council, including bylaws and founding documents, membership records, convention records and scrapbooks. The Scrapbooks include programs, photographs, and printed material from the annual International Square and Round Dance convention, which was held in North Dakota, South Dakota, or Canada. The council was founded to plan the international conventions. The council consisted of couples from Canada and the U.S. and disbanded in 2014.

Provenance:  The International Square and Round Dance Council records were donated to the State Historical Society of North Dakota by Raymond Hall on November 19, 2014. 

Property rights: The State Historical Society of North Dakota owns the property rights to the collection.

Copyrights: Copyrights to materials in this collection remain with the donor, publisher, author, or author's heirs.  Researchers should consult the 1976 Copyright Act, Public Law 94-553, Title 17, U.S. Code and an archivist at this repository if clarification of copyright requirements is needed.  Permission to use any radio or television broadcast portions of the collection must be sought from the creator.

Access: This collection is open under the rules and regulations of the State Historical Society of North Dakota.

Citation: Researchers are requested to cite the collection title, collection number, and the State Historical Society of North Dakota in all footnote and bibliographic references.

Related Collections:       
MSS 10974 Burleigh-Morton Square Dance Club Records

BOX / FOLDER INVENTORY

Box 1:
1 International Square and Round Dance Council by-laws and founding documents, 1988-2007
2 Membership lists, 1983-2014
3 Organizational history documents, ca. 1980s-2014
4 Miscellaneous: new chair packets, bid information, music, contact information, ca. 2012-2013

Box 2:    International Square and Round Dance convention records (filed by year), 1961-2007

Box 3:    International Square and Round Dance convention records (filed by year), 1968-2014

OVERSIZED:

Scrapbook 1:      International Square and Round Dance convention, 1960-1969
Scrapbook 2:      International Square and Round Dance convention, 1970-1979
Scrapbook 3:      International Square and Round Dance convention, 1980-1990
Scrapbook 4:      International Square and Round Dance convention, 1991-2001
Scrapbook 5:      International Square and Round Dance convention, 2002-2014

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