Joe Ryzman Papers
Scope and Contents
Collection contains a scrapbook of show dates (1929-1936) kept by Joe Ryzman; newspaper clippings; photographs; programs from dance schools.
- Ryzman family. (Person)
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
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Biographical / Historical
Joseph Reems Ryzman was born in Cokedale, Colo. on November 25, 1910. He married Blanche Margaritte "Sis" Funcheon (1915-1993) on June 27, 1936 in Golden, Colo. The couple were partners in the dance team of Reems & Funcheon. The Ryzman's traveled and performed throughout the United States in the 1930s and 1940s. Joe Ryzman died on August 18, 1974 in Denver, Colo.
1 box (.25 linear feet)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift, Blanche Ryzman, 1984.
Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.
Collection formerly cataloged as: Ryzman family papers.
- Clippings (information artifacts) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Dancers -- Colorado -- Denver. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Entertainers -- Colorado Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Photographs Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Reems and Funcheon -- Archives
- Ryzman, Blanche Funcheon, 1915-1993 -- Archives
- Ryzman, Joe, 1910-1974 -- Archives.
- Scrapbooks Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Code for undetermined script