Modern dance in one act, with choreography by Graham, music by Horst, set by Noguchi, and costumes by Graham. Premiered 28 Apr. 1935 at the Guild Theater, New York, with Graham and her company. It portrays the determination and energy of the early pioneers. It was originally danced as part of a larger work, Perspectives Nos. 1 and 2, but the group section in this work, ‘Marching Song’, was subsequently dropped.