Robert DoQui papers

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Robert DoQui papers
Date (inclusive): 1932-2004
Date (bulk): 1966-2000
Collection number: 566
Creator: DoQui, Robert
Extent: 4.1 linear feet of papers.
Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Languages: English

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Preferred Citation

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

Acquisition Information

Gift of Robert DoQui, 2004


Robert J. DoQui was an African-American charactor actor active in film from 1965 to 2007. He attended Langston University and served in the U.S. Air Force before embarking on an acting career. DoQui appeared in three Robert Altman films and the same number of ROBOCOP movies. He also worked extensively in television and on the stage, and chaired the Screen Actors Guild Ethnic Minorities Committee in the 1970s.

Collection Scope and Content Summary

The Robert DoQui papers span the years 1932-2004 (bulk 1966-2000) and encompass 4.1 linear feet. The collection consists largely of scripts, clippings, correspondence, texts of speeches, and photographs. There are also minutes of meetings for the Screen Actors Guild Ethnic Minorities Committee and related documents.


Arranged in the following series: Not arranged in series.

Indexing Terms

DoQui, Robert , 1934-2008--Archives.