Guide to the Joe Peidle Contra Dance Photographs, 1996-2003
Collection number: MC 290
About Joe Peidle
Joe Peidle of Medford MA is a professor of Scientific Instrument Making at Harvard
University. He is also an avid photographer, with interests in a variety of
subjects, and has his own darkroom.
About the Joe Peidle Contra Dance Photographs
These photographs of contra dancing cover New England Folk Festival Association
(NEFFA) festivals, Concord Scouthouse dances, Peterborough NH town hall dances, and
dances at the Cambridge VFW hall. They are mostly black and white. Formats include
slides, negatives, contact sheets, and prints, along with Peidle's developing notes
and comments from community members.
Dancers/musicians pictured include: Bill Olson, Chrissy Fowler,
Ernie Spence, Gene Albert, Joan Spence, Ken Prince, Larry Jennings, Lloyd
Carr, Ralph Sweet. Venues include NEFFA, the Cambridge Mass. VFW, Wescustogo
Hall (North Yarmouth ME), and the Peterborough NH town hall. See box
descriptions for full list of individuals pictured.
This collection is open.
Contents of this collection are governed by U.S. copyright law. For questions
about publication or reproduction rights, contact Special Collections staff.
[Identification of item], Joe Peidle Photographs, 1996-2003, MC 290, Milne
Special Collections and Archives, University of New Hampshire Library, Durham,
Gift of creator, ca. 2004.
Collection is in original order as received.
|Contact Sheets, Negatives
Click here for a list
of photographs organized by name of individual.
Click here for the same list organized by photographic number.
The "Location" column on the right refers to where and what year the
photograph was taken.
|Oversize Box 1|
Large size prints of selected negatives.