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1920ca - Americana: Henry Ford Museum, Children Dancing

Reel Number: 221296-01

Color: Black and White

Sound: SIL

Year / Date: 1926

Country: USA

Location: Botsford Tavern,Greenfield Village,Michigan

TC Begins: 04:00:02

TC Ends: 04:09:35

Duration: 00:09:33

1920ca - Americana: Henry Ford Museum, Children Dancing Kids holding hands & dancing in circle under open-sided tent as parents watch from sides. Adult instructor teaching very lively w/ pointing. Kids in dress clothes. Kids circle in couples after something was passed out to them. 04:03:05 Kids in couples attempting to waltz. 04:03:24 Young kids circle dance floor carrying American flags, band can be seen outside. Kids walking in approximate height then couples divide to circle both directions & return in rows of four- thoroughly confused. 04:05:30 Kids try to do square dance interchanges, advance to new partners. 04:06:19 Kids in colonial costumes w/ elaborate wigs bowing & curtsying; four couples do a slow dance in a square. 04:08:09 Original children circle dance floor as band plays in background. Instructor in middle of floor. Americana; Dance Class Recital; Clumsy; Chaotic;

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