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Hilda Haynes papers,

Title
Hilda Haynes papers, 1932-1984.
Author
Haynes, Hilda, 1912-1986.
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box 1Mixed materialUse in libraryAvailableSc MG 626 box 1Schomburg Center - Manuscripts & Archives
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Description
2.8 linear ft.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Diaries.
  • Interviews.
  • Scrapbooks.
  • Scripts.
Note
  • Photographs transferred to Photographs and Prints Division.
  • Director's chair seat back transferred to Art and Arifact Division.
  • Audiotapes, videotapes and films transferred to the Moving Image and Recorded Sound Division.
Source (note)
  • A. Eugene Lashley
Biography (note)
  • Hilda Haynes (1912-1986) was a stage, screen, and television actress whose career spanned almost forty years. Haynes was born and raised in New York City, and became an actress during the early 1940s. She studied and performed with the American Negro Theatre during the 1940s and 1950s, and she was a member of the Negro Actors Guild. She performed in "The River Niger" (Negro Ensemble Company) during its national tour, 1973-74, as well as in several films, television programs, and Broadway and Off-Off Broadway shows.
Call Number
Sc MG 626
Author
Haynes, Hilda, 1912-1986.
Title
Hilda Haynes papers, 1932-1984.
Summary
The Hilda Haynes papers consist of biographical material, including a transcript of an oral history interview, and journals. There are also speeches and other writing; scripts; reviews of theatrical productions in which Haynes appeared; and scrapbooks of reviews and other articles, telegrams, and letters. In addition to performing in plays and films, Haynes also did dramatic readings, many of which were written for her by Langston Hughes. The poetry, scripts, and other materials from which she read during those readings are also in the collection.
Biography
Hilda Haynes (1912-1986) was a stage, screen, and television actress whose career spanned almost forty years. Haynes was born and raised in New York City, and became an actress during the early 1940s. She studied and performed with the American Negro Theatre during the 1940s and 1950s, and she was a member of the Negro Actors Guild. She performed in "The River Niger" (Negro Ensemble Company) during its national tour, 1973-74, as well as in several films, television programs, and Broadway and Off-Off Broadway shows.
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Sc MG 626
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