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Kansas City Women of Independent Minds
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TitleKansas City Women of Independent Minds
AbstractPhotos and bio of Sally Rand (1904-1979), a famous dancer born in Hickory County, Missouri as Helen Beck. Growing up in Kansas City as a Central High School graduate moving to Hollywood to start her movie acting career in the 1920s (with Mack Sennett and Cecil B. DeMille) and then fan dancing career in the 1930s, later visiting and performing in Kansas City several times and dying in California.
NotesPage 123: "She often visited Kansas City, performing at the Tower Theater, 213 East [12th Street], and the Folly Theater. In 1972 at the age of 68 she danced at the Bacchus Ball held in Union Station."
AuthorJane F. Flynn
Date1992
Location920.72 F64k
Chapter Title68 (Sally Rand)
Page122-125
Local SubjectRand, Sally
Dance
Item TypeBook
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Item ID117485
CONTENTdm number6971
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