Virginia Grey papers

Special Collections
Margaret Herrick Library © 2014

Descriptive Summary

Title: Virginia Grey papers
Date (inclusive): 1925-1996
Date (bulk): 1925-1972
Collection number: 516
Creator: Grey, Virginia
Extent: 19 linear feet of papers. 3 linear feet of photographs.
Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Languages: English

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Preferred Citation

Virginia Grey papers, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Leonora Schildkraut, 2003-2005


Virginia Grey was an American actress and MGM contract player active in film from 1927 through the 1960s.

Collection Scope and Content Summary

The Virginia Grey papers span the years 1925-1996 (bulk 1925-1972) and encompass 22 linear feet. The collection contains scripts, awards, contracts, correspondence, scrapbooks, and photographs.


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

Indexing Terms

Grey, Virginia , 1917-2004--Archives.