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

New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
New York, NY 10024
(212) 873-3400

New-York Historical Society

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.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Open to qualified researchers.

Use Restrictions

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Preferred Citation

This collection should be cited as the Shirley Hayes Papers, MS 292, The New-York Historical Society.

Related Material at The New-York Historical Society

Further material on Washington Square Park can be found in the Washington Arch Records, 1872-1925 (MS 443.30) and in the Washington Square Park Redevelopment Collection, 1952-1966 (MS 678). See also the Shirley Hayes collection, 1952-1974 (MS 2958.4434).

Separated Material

Duplicate newspaper clippings have been separated. See Series XV.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Chris and Kerry Hayes, 2002 (accession no. MS-2002-09).

Processing Information

Processed by Jan Hilley and Tiffany Schureman (2011); updated by Joseph Ditta, who added Series XV and made minor corrections and additions (2021).