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[Two dancers posing in a studio together]

Description: Photograph of a male and female dancers posing in a studio together. The man stands with his legs out wide and one knee bent with his arms wrapped around the woman. The woman stands on one foot and kicks the opposite leg out in front of her while leaning onto the man. They are both wearing dance attire.
Date: [1950..1965]
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), III
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Boys and girls at a dance]

Description: Photograph of boys and girls, ages ranging from middle school to high school, at a dance together. The girls stand in a line on the left side of the picture and the boys stand on the right, both clapping for a boy and girl pair dancing down the middle. The pair are caught mid-stride and holding each other's hands, the girl is looking directly at the camera.
Date: [1939..1989]
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Two dancers posing together in a studio]

Description: Photograph of two female dancers posing together in a studio. They are both wearing ballet attire that includes tutus and ballet shoes. One of the dancers kneels into a lunge position while raising her arms above her ahead. The other dancer holds her hands and stands with one foot flat and the other pointed.
Date: [1950..1965]
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), III
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Photograph of a performance]

Description: Photograph of a performance on a stage. The dark silhouette of an audience in the foreground obstructs the bottom half of the image. The crowd looks towards the stage, where several rows of individuals in costumes with large collars are arranged. The large image of a snake wrapped around the leg of a figure is displayed on the wall behind the performers.
Date: [1935..1940]
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), III
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Dancer in a blue, fringe leotard]

Description: Portrait of a young woman posing in a dance studio with her arms stretched out wide, titled diagonally and both of her knees slightly bent. She has short, curly brown hair with a small blue headpiece placed on it. In the background, a mural on a wall displays two female ballet dancers.
Date: 1947~
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), III
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Boys from a dance school]

Description: Photograph of four boys from a dance school in sequined underwear posing for a photo. Two of the boys are grimacing while the other two are looking directly at the camera with slight smiles on their faces. Byrd Williams III's studio specialty was ballet. This photo was taken during one of the many $1-per-shot school and event sessions.
Date: 1947~
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), III
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Ballet dancer in a black leotard]

Description: Portrait of a ballet dancer posing for a photograph. She is standing with one knee bent slightly at an angle and her arms at her side, lifted slightly. She is wearing a black leotard, tutu, ballet shoes, and a tiara.
Date: 1947~
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), III
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[A girl dancing in a studio]

Description: Photograph of a girl dancing in a photography studio. She stands on one foot and kicks the opposite leg out to her side while raising her arms. She wears ballet shoes, a tutu, a bodice with a headpiece. The backdrop behind her is solid-colored.
Date: [1950..1965]
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), III
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[A ballet dancer in a studio]

Description: Photograph of a girl dancing in a photography studio. She stands on one foot and kicks the opposite leg out behind her while raising her arms. She wears ballet shoes, a dark tutu, and a dark bodice. The backdrop behind her is solid-colored.
Date: [1950..1965]
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), III
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Jenny Melton in ballet attire]

Description: Photograph of Jenny Melton in ballet attire, posing in a studio. She stands with her torso turned to the side, her right foot is pointed with her toes touching the floor. Her left foot is flat and pointing in the opposite direction as the right foot. She wears ballet shoes and a ballet dress with a tutu.
Date: [1950..1965]
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), III
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Paul Southerland posing in a studio]

Description: Photograph of a male dancer, Paul Southerland, posing in a photography studio. The man wears a unitard and a long-sleeve top with a large design on the front and balloon sleeves. He stands on one foot with the opposite leg held out behind him. One arm is held out straight behind him while the other is bent upwards and held out in front of him.
Date: [1950..1965]
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), III
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Temple dancer costume

Description: Thai traditional temple dancer ensemble of yellow, green and red. a) Bustier style top of yellow/orange synthetic. Center back hook & eye closure. b) Skirt of red satin synthetic with horizontal rows of gold trimmed and white pleated decorations. Ankle length; elastic waist. c,d,e) Belt/panniers of green satin synthetic constructed with two strung on pleated/folded panels. f) Panel of green synthetic satin with jeweled edging.
Date: 1975/2010
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

[Young ballerina on stage]

Description: Photograph of a young ballerina dancer on stage. The little girl appears to be in the midst of her dance routine. She is wearing a leotard with a tutu. Other ballerinas can be seen waiting backstage.
Date: [1940..1960]
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), III
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Boy in red polka-dot suit jacket and glasses, 2]

Description: Portrait of a young boy standing in a studio with one hand on his hip. He is wearing a red polka-dotted suit jacket with a black bowtie, pants, glasses and dress shoes. The boy has a shaved head and appears to be wearing red lipstick. Behind him, a mural on a wall displays two female ballet dancers.
Date: 1947~
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), III
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Boy in red polka-dot suit jacket and glasses]

Description: Portrait of a young boy standing in a studio with one hand on his hip. He is wearing a red polka-dotted suit jacket with a black bowtie, pants, glasses and dress shoes. The boy has a shaved head and appears to be wearing red lipstick. Behind him, a mural on a wall displays two female ballet dancers.
Date: 1947~
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), III
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Six girls from the dance school]

Description: Photograph of six young dancers that are posing for a photograph. They are standing one behind the other, turned slightly sideways with their arms at their sides. All of the girls are wearing yellow satin leotards with black and silver sequins as well as headpieces made of yellow and black feathers.
Date: 1947~
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), III
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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