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Guide to the Shirley Hayes Papers
1948-2001 (Bulk 1952-1979)
  MS 292

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Collection processed by Jan Hilley and Tiffany Schureman (2011); updated by Joseph Ditta (2021)

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on August 23, 2021
Description is in English.

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Hayes, Shirley, 1921-2001
Title: Shirley Hayes papers
Dates [inclusive]: 1948-2001 (bulk 1952-1979)
Abstract: Shirley Hayes was a long-time resident of the Washington Square Park area. While she lived there she was active in many local community groups. This collection contains information on the activities she was involved in, her political involvement, and her job at WNYC.
Quantity: 16.75 Linear feet in 27 boxes.
Location: Series XV is stored offsite and advance notice is required for use. Please contact manuscripts@nyhistory.org prior to your research visit to coordinate access. Keep in mind that it will take between two (2) and five (5) business days for collections to arrive, and you should plan your research accordingly.
Language: The documents in this collection are in English.
Call Phrase: MS 292