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Lindy hop - original swing dance, frequently described as a jazz dance, that includes footwork borrowed from Charlston and Tap

Lindy Hop, Frankie Manning, one of the greatest!!!

Lindy Hop, Frankie Manning, one of the greatest! {My swing instructor and his wife got to meet him for his And my swing instructor's wife got to dance with him. I'm slightly jealous!

Dancing in the aisles at the funeral of Frankie Manning, father of Lindy Hop

Celebrants dancing in the aisles at the funeral of Frankie Manning, father of Lindy Hop. (Photo by Michael Appleton for the New York Times.) When I go I this is what the Halsey family will be doing.

collectivehistory:    Frankie Manning and Ann Johnson do the Lindy Hop, 1941 (Toronto Lindy Hop)

Frankie Manning & Ann Johnson in As far as I know, Manning is still teaching swing dance - he teaches at the Herräng Swing Dance camp in Sweden, which is a major bucket list line item for me.

Jitterbug at a Dance Marathon 1940s

Jitterbug I love old photos because of this: Even though people dress different ways based on where they are in time and space, we all experience the same emotions and think about the same big things.

Original Savoy Ballroom Lindy Hop Contest Poster (cleaned up in PhotoShop) - Imgur

Original Savoy Ballroom Lindy Hop Contest Poster (cleaned up in PhotoShop)

Original Savoy Ballroom Lindy Hop Contest Poster (cleaned up in PhotoShop) - Imgur

ground zero for Lindy Hop Heaven

✰ Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong - Stompin' At the Savoy is a 1934 jazz standart composed by Edgar Sampson. It named after the Savoy Ballroom. God I love those

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