Odell and Zinaide Vislaire Williams scrapbooks

Odell and Zinaide Vislaire Williams scrapbooks

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Williams, Odell, 1853-1902
Creator: Williams, Zinaide Vislaire
Title: Odell and Zinaide Vislaire Williams scrapbooks
Dates: 1885-1931
Quantity: 1.4 Linear feet (1 oversized box, 1 half box)
Coll. Number: ms185

Biographical/Historical Note

Odell Williams (1853-1902), American actor, married Zinaide Vislaire, actress.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of three scrapbooks documenting the careers of Odell Williams and his wife, Zinaide Vislaire Williams from 1885-1931. The scrapbooks contain news clippings, reviews, playbills, photographs, programs, and some correspondence.


Arranged in chronological order.

Index Terms

Actresses--United States.
Male actors--United States.
Programs (documents)
Theater--United States.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Odell and Zinaide Vislaire Williams scrapbooks, ms185, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Scrapbook, 1885-1931
21Clippings, 1891-1898