Adeline De Walt Reynolds collection
Scope and Contents
This collection contains photographs, clippings, scrapbooks, periodicals, and a trophy related to the career of American actress Adeline De Walt Reynolds (1862-1961) which date from the 1930s to around 1960. Photographs are primarily film stills and actor headshots. Scrapbooks include candid photographs, professional photographs, and clippings. There is material related to Reynolds' daughter Mary Reynolds Adams who performed on the radio program "One Man's Family" (1956-1959) and a still book from "The Tuttles of Tahiti" (RKO, 1942).
- Majority of material found within circa 1930s-1960s
- Reynolds, Adeline de Walt (Person)
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Rights Statement for Archival Description
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Conditions Governing Use
All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Cinematic Arts Library at email@example.com. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Cinematic Arts Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.
Biographical / Historical
Adeline De Walt Reynolds (1862-1961) was an American actress who began her acting career at the age of 78. She was the oldest member of the Screen Actors Guild at the age of 98 during her last performance. She was active in film and television from 1940 to 1960.
15.375 Linear Feet (9 boxes)
Language of Materials
This collection contains photographs, clippings, scrapbooks, periodicals, and a trophy related to the career of American actress Adeline De Walt Reynolds (1862-1961), which date from the 1930s to around 1960.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Mary Adams, August 9, 1973.
This collection is not fully processed. Papers and photographs have been arranged and put into folders.
- Finding aid for the Adeline De Walt Reynolds collection
- Brandon Werts for History Associates Incorporated
- 2022 January
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