Robert H. Harris papers

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Robert H. Harris papers
Date (inclusive): 1927-1979
Date (bulk): 1929-1974
Collection number: 143
Creator: Harris, Robert H.
Extent: 1.5 linear feet of papers.
Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Languages: English

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Preferred Citation

Robert H. Harris papers, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Mrs. Viola Harris, 1983


Robert Hershel Harris was an American actor most active in film from 1948 to 1967.

Collection Scope and Content Summary

The Robert H. Harris papers span the years 1927-1979 (bulk 1929-1974) and encompass 1.5 linear feet. The collection consists of clippings, scripts, programs, correspondence, scrapbooks, and photographs.


Arranged in the following series: 1. Production files; 2. Television files; 3. Subject files; 4. Oversize; 5. Scrapbooks.

Indexing Terms

Harris, Robert H. , 1911-1981--Archives.