Joan Hackett collection

Special Collections
Margaret Herrick Library © 2014

Descriptive Summary

Title: Joan Hackett collection
Date (inclusive): 1961-1983
Collection number: 30
Creator: Hackett, Joan
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

Joan Hackett collection, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Jacqueline Green, 1984


Joan Hackett was an American actress. She was nominated for an Academy Award for best supporting actress for ONLY WHEN I LAUGH (1981).

Collection Scope and Content Summary

The Joan Hackett collection spans the years 1961-1983 and encompasses 1.5 linear feet. The collection covers Hackett's career in films, television, and stage, but the coverage is not complete and consists primarily of publicity clippings, with a few scripts, memos, and some correspondence.


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

Indexing Terms

Hackett, Joan , 1934-1983--Archives.