Diary of the English Folk Dance Society's (EFDS) tour of America and Canada

Scope and Content

Comprises Imogen Holst's original diary and typed transcript. The EFDS tour included performances in Boston, Harvard University, Yale University, New York, Rochester, Cleveland, Toronto, Regina, Yorkton, Vancouver, Victoria, Calgary. The English Folk Dance Society (EFDS) became the English Folk Dance and Song Society (EFDSS) in December 1931.

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This material is made available under the standard conditions of the Britten-Pears Foundation. Readers will be required to produce proof of identity and to sign a Reader’s Undertaking form.

Related Material

See also Imogen Holst's scrapbooks HOL/2/7/2 p57 and HOL/2/7/3 pp1-24 for memorabilia of this trip