Thunberg, Jon, Papers, 1948-2010

Collection number: MC 272
Size: 1 box (0.20 cu.ft.)

About Jon Thunberg

Jon Thunberg (UNH '56) has been a member of the New Hampshire dance community for many years, as a contra and square dancer, an international folk dance leader, and a volunteer audio/visual processor for Milne Special Collections and Archives at UNH.

About the Jon Thunberg Papers

The collection consists of photographs, dance notes, field recordings, articles, and programs related to Thunberg's involvement in international folk dancing (particularly Swedish), and New England contras and squares. Photographs document early New Hampshire Folk Festival dances.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open.

Copyright Notice

Contents of this collection are governed by U.S. copyright law. For questions about publication or reproduction rights, contact Special Collections staff.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Jon Thunberg Papers, 1948-2010, MC 272, Milne Special Collections and Archives, University of New Hampshire Library, Durham, NH, USA.

Acquisitions Information

Gift, 2010

Separated Material

Phonographic records are stored with NHLTMD audio collection.

Collection Arrangement

The collection is in original order as received.

Collection Contents

Box 1
Box 1, Folder 1Swedish Dance Instructions
Box 1, Folder 2Swedish Dance Music
Box 1, Folder 3"Folk Dancing for Fun": music and steps
Box 1, Folder 4Threesomes: music and steps
Box 1, Folder 5Longways: music and steps
Box 1, Folder 6Dance Step Instructions
Box 1, Folder 7Undated dance notes
Box 1, Folder 8Folk Dance Field Recordings
Box 1, Folder 9Photos related to New England Contra Dancing
Box 1, Folder 10New Hampshire Folk Festival programs, narriatives
Box 1, Folder 11New England Music Articles


Audio Recordings
Manuscripts & Typescripts
Newspapers & Publications
Photographs, Slides & Negatives