Dee Winterton collection
Scope and Contents
- approximately 1935-1984
- Winterton, Dee (Creator, Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Conditions Governing Use
Dee R. Winterton was born in Midvale, Utah, in 1935. As a young man, he worked closely with his father on the family cattle ranch, raising prize-winning steers. After completing college, Winterton toured with the Ririe-Woodbury dance company, and participated in residencies in association with the Artists in Schools Foundation.
As a professor in the Dance Department at Brigham Young University, Dee worked closely with the Lamanite Generation, the Young Ambassadors' touring group, and musical theater productions. Dee also oversaw choreography of revues at Sundance, Utah for several years. He and his wife, Maureen, were the parents of four sons, Brad, Greg, Rolph, and Jay Dee. Dee was killed in an automobile accident on October 15, 1984.
1 oversize box (1.5 linear ft.)
21 boxes (10.5 linear ft.)
2 film boxes (0.66 linear ft.)
Other Finding Aids
Donated by Patrick Debenham, student of Dee Winterton, on March 2017.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Patrick Debenham; 2017.
Also included in the original donation were various issues of the following magazines: Saturday Review World, The Era, The New Yorker, and Life Magazine.
Processed; Eric Wolford, Student Manuscript Processor, and Dainan Skeem, curator; 2017.
Resource type, collection added to basic information; Alexander Turner, Student Manuscript Processor, and Cory Nimer, curator; August 2017
- Register of Dee Winterton collection
- David J. Whittaker, Curator 19th Century Mormon and Western Americana and Emily Schaffner Student Assistant
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.
- Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant, 2007-2008