Eva Marie Saint papers

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Eva Marie Saint papers
Date (inclusive): 1942-2000
Date (bulk): 1953-1997
Collection number: 455
Creator: Saint, Eva Marie
Extent: 19.3 linear feet of papers. 0.8 linear feet of photographs.
Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Languages: English

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Preferred Citation

Eva Marie Saint papers, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Eva Marie Saint, 2000-2010


Eva Marie Saint is an American actress active in film since 1954. She won an Academy Award for best supporting actress for ON THE WATERFRONT (1954).

Collection Scope and Content Summary

The Eva Marie Saint papers span the years 1942-2000 (bulk 1953-1997) and encompass 20.1 linear feet. The collection contains scripts and publicity material on all of Saint's feature films from her debut in ON THE WATERFRONT (1954) through MARIETTE IN ECSTASY (1996). There are also scripts and publicity material for Saint's television and stage appearances, as well as personal clippings, correspondence, and photographs. The photograph series consists of prints, color slides, contact sheets, and albums of motion picture production, television production, biography, and subject photographs.


Arranged in the following series: 1. Production files; 2. Television files; 3. Stage files; 4. Subject files, subseries A-B as follows: A. General; B. Awards; 5. Photographs

Indexing Terms

Saint, Eva Marie , 1924---Archives